Roads to Ruin on the Atomic Frontier: Environmental Decision Making at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, 1942–1952
in Environmental History
July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945); Environmental History. 14850 words.
For over forty years, the Hanford Nuclear Reservation produced plutonium for the American nuclear arsenal, generating significant radioactive waste in the process. The reasoning behind why...