The Repository and the Risk:
A Report on the Andrews County low-level radioactive waste disposal site
A report released by Public Citizen's Texas office outlines the risks from a low-level radioactive waste site located in Andrews County in remote West Texas. These include:
- risk of an unfunded taxpayer liability,
- risk from a radioactive waste truck accident,
- risk of contaminating the nation’s largest aquifer, and
- risk that there won’t be adequate space for Texas and Vermont reactors and other radioactive waste.
Click here to read a copy of the full report.