Sequoyah Nuclear Plant's Radioactive Tritium: Tennessee Valley Authority Finds Elevated Levels In Groundwater Sample


  • Sequoyah Nuclear Plant's Radioactive Tritium: Tennessee Valley Authority Finds Elevated Levels In Groundwater Sample

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- The Tennessee Valley Authority has reported finding elevated levels of radioactive tritium in a groundwater sample from a new onsite monitoring well at the Sequoyah Nuclear Plant near Chattanooga.

    TVA said in an email Tuesday that the elevated levels pose no threat to public health and safety.

    webmasters comment:

    I had the chance to visit Tennessee years back (loved it. the people, the food, the scarlett drawl...) and i remember folks being very proud over the guality of their water sources, claiming even their coke tastes best beacuse of it :)

    True or not, I would wish they keep it that way. 

    "Nuke free Tennessee sounds great to me"

    Source: huffingtonpost.com