NEWS: Utah fines radioactive waste handler $50K for failure to control dust — but it’s not the dust that worries environmentalists

Emma Penrod Salt Lake Tribune 11 January 2018 Some Utah environmentalists have expressed concern about a proposed settlement between state regulators and a hazardous waste disposal site located in Tooele County. The state Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control wants EnergySolutions to pay more than $50,000 in penalties —…

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What the Heck is EnergySolutions Up To?

Just a few short years ago, Salt Lake City-based EnergySolutions was one of most scrutinized institutions in Utah. The public nuclear waste giant was obligated to release regular reports. Local journalists closely covered the company. Today, everything is different. In 2013, EnergySolutions was bought by a shadowy private equity firm…

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