Where does nuclear waste go?

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Nuclear waste from nuclear power plants is usually packaged and stored securely in storage facilities. These are located deep in the earth in high-integrity stainless steel tanks and fitted with cooling coils to remove the heat generated by the decay of fission products.
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It just has to be stored for centuries.
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Germany stores most of its nuclear waste in facilities next to the nuclear power plants. This way they avoid transportation. In fact, transportation of these materials was prohibited
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Millions of gallons of hazardous waste resulting from the nation's nuclear
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Every nuclear power plant is designed with enough temporary storage to store the nuclear waste from the entire expected life of the plant. These storage facilities are only meant
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Almost all the nuclear waste in the United States is kept in special containers in Hartford, Washington. Other countries that produce nuclear power have similar facilities for storing nuclear waste.
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