Idaho national lab http://kplu.org en Idaho National Lab workers exposed to plutonium http://kplu.org/post/idaho-national-lab-workers-exposed-plutonium <p>The Idaho National Lab is monitoring 16 of its workers who were exposed to Plutonium 239. That isotope is used in nuclear weapons.</p><p> Thu, 10 Nov 2011 18:08:42 +0000 Anna King 3167 at http://kplu.org Idaho National Lab workers exposed to plutonium Idaho lab wants emissions permit for radiation http://kplu.org/post/idaho-lab-wants-emissions-permit-radiation <p>A new facility at the Idaho National Laboratory would test the effects of radiation on the materials that could be used to build future nuclear reactors. The lab is requesting a permit from the state of Idaho and the federal EPA to allow low levels of radiation emissions.</p><p> Tue, 19 Jul 2011 15:06:17 +0000 Jessica Robinson 2114 at http://kplu.org Idaho lab wants emissions permit for radiation