EPA provided approval of the Tank House Plan, RTC Tank House Work Plan V3 092413.pdf, 1OCT13 prior to the partial government shutdown. Decommissioning activities pursuant to the approved plan commenced on site this month.
Waste shipment continued for a brief period in late September and early October, shipping 16 intermodal containers off-site for disposal. Off-site waste shipment will resume again in mid-November.
Over 1000 tons in 114 containers have been shipped off-site for disposal as of Friday, August 9, 2013.
As of Wednesday, July 10th, 2013, a total of one hundred containers packed with waste for off-site disposal were sent from the NMI site. Waste shipment off site will continue, although shipment off site will pause from mid July to early August while crews stockpile more waste material.
As of Friday, June 7th, 2013, Fifty-two containers containing 945,280 lbs of waste have been shipped off site.
As of Monday, June 3, forty-eight containers have been shipped offsite, or approximately 446 tons.
Twenty-four containers with 406,840 lbs of waste have been shipped off-site as of the close of last week, Friday, May 17th.
Last updated on May 13, 2013