Business & Labor
3:06 pm
Mon June 23, 2014

Department of Labor to Help Uranium Workers File Claims in Moab

A uranium mill tailings pile near Moab, Utah.

The US Department of Labor is holding town hall meetings in Moab this week to help uranium workers who may be eligible for compensation and medical benefits.

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Environment & Public Lands
9:35 am
Tue August 21, 2012

International Visitors Look at Moab Tailings Cleanup

The old Atlas uranium mill site next to the Colorado River in Moab, Utah
Alicia Geesman

Millions of people across the West depend on the Colorado River for drinking water and irrigation, and that's what's made cleaning up the site of an old uranium mill in southern Utah a high-priority project.  Many other countries have the same concern.  Their representatives got a close-up look last week at how the United States is handling that project. 

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