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Resource ID: #12032
Subject: Environment
Source: Governing
Date: August


Governing Magazine reports that "Almost two decades ago, states agreed to take care of disposing of low-level radioactive waste. But nobody want to take the first step....Although the risk from exposure to low-level radioactive waste is nowhere near that of highly radioactive spent fuel rods from nuclear power plants, long-term exposure is associated with a risk of cancer and other illnesses.."

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