Department of Energy to decide on onsite landfill for USEC in late 2014


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

PADUCAH, Ky. - The U.S. Department of Energy is expected to decide on an onsite landfill for waste materials from the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant.

The Paducah Sun reports that the department will decide in late 2014.

An onsite landfill would take environmental material and debris from demolition and construction.

It could hold up to 4 million cubic yards of waste from the plant.