Texas Bans Storage Of Highly Radioactive Waste, But A West Texas Facility May Get A License From The Feds Anyway

Texas Bans Storage Of Highly Radioactive Waste, But A West Texas Facility May Get A License From The Feds Anyway

“It was crucial for the state legislature to ban high-level radioactive waste before the federal government issues a license,” Landgraf said.

This article was written by ERIN DOUGLAS of The Texas Tribune.  The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them – about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.  This article originally appeared at: https://www.texastribune.org/2021/09/10/texas-nuclear-waste-ban/