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Sole U.S. Uranium Conversion Plant Secures NRC License Renewal

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 15:45:29 +0000

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Honeywell International’s uranium conversion plant in Metropolis, Illinois, has received the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s (NRC’s) approval to run for 40 more years. The approval for the nation’s sole conversion facility is key to ensure it can continue supplying  uranium hexafluoride (UF6), a basic component of enriched nuclear fuel used in commercial nuclear power reactors. The […]

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