NRC fines Idaho State University $8,500 for apparently losing a 1 gram sample of “weapons-grade” plutonium [Diverse Issues in Higher Ed., 7 May 2018]

BOISE, Idaho ? A small amount of radioactive, weapons-grade plutonium about the size of a U.S. quarter is missing from an Idaho university that was using it for research, leading federal officials on Friday to propose an $8,500 fine. The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Idaho State...

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