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  1. Piketon: Ohio uranium-plant cleanup plan OK'dRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    State and federal agencies have agreed on a plan for demolishing huge buildings and other facilities from a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio. It is the latest development in the lengthy decontamination and decommissioning process for the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon, which was built in the 1950s and produced enriched uranium for defense and commercial uses until 2001.


  2. Demolition plan approved for southern Ohio uranium plant cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Columbus Dispatch

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  3. On-site Piketon uranium disposal OK'd in decades-long planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Waste from the decontamination and decommissioning of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio will go to an on-site disposal facility under a U.S. Department of Energy plan approved by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon produced enriched uranium until 2001, and the shutdown left behind old buildings, industrial chemicals and radioactive areas.


  4. Cleanup of Piketon uranium plant expected to take decades moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The U.S. Department of Energy says the cleanup of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio is expected to take another three decades or more. U.S. Sen. Rob Portman had asked whether the administration was committed to the earlier goal of finishing the cleanup at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon by 2024.


  5. Discipline recommended for 3 Columbus-area lawyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Board of Professional Conduct is asking the Ohio Supreme Court to discipline three Columbus-area lawyers for ethics violations. This week the board recommended a stayed one-year suspension for Dublin lawyer Steven E. Hillman, 69, who was placed on probation last year after being convicted of a misdemeanor count of failing to file federal income-tax returns.


  6. Spending bill includes dollars for uranium enrichment research project in southern OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A spending bill signed last week by President Barack Obama will include $97.2 million for a research, development and demonstration project at a proposed uranium enrichment plant in southern Ohio. The money will fully pay for the continuation of the American Centrifuge Technology Demonstration and Operations agreement for the remainder of the federal government's fiscal year through Sept.


  7. Funding bill in Congress has $209.5 million for cleanup of Piketon siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    A funding bill expected to pass Congress later this week includes $209.5 million for cleanup of the former Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in southern Ohio. The bill, which will pay for most of the federal government through September, spends $78 million more for the cleanup than the Obama administration requested earlier this year.


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