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Vermont nuke plant denies fault for radioactive fish; Hawaii milk radioactive

vermont nuclear power plantThe Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant on the Connecticut River. Image via Wikipedia

Another dangerous isotope found in Hawaiian milk this Spring, strontium-89, has been associated with Fukushima.

By Jeff McMahon
Forbes

“Hey, don’t look at us” has been Entergy Corporation’s response to the discovery of Strontium-90 in fish from the Connecticut River.

But the contamination, revealed this week by the Vermont Department of Health, promises to complicate the utility’s effort to extend the license of its aging Vermont Yankee Nuclear Plant.

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