Nuclear plant managers, regulators insist radioactive discharges are safe

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Sun July 14, 2013

Nuclear plant managers, regulators insist radioactive discharges are safe

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Nuclear Regulatory Commission allows discharge of radioactive materials into air and water if they are closely monitored
COVERT - The May 5 release of about 80 gallons of slightly radioactive water from the Palisades nuclear power plant into Lake Michigan was unusual because it wasn't planned.