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Mining, milling and refining creates wastes that have serious health and clean up challenges.

Uranium: Mining and Milling

Around the world, uranium is mined on the lands of indigenous and low-wealth people who bear the health and environmental consequences.

Mines by the thousands are abandoned without cleanup.

Mill waste is enormous and presents serious health risks and cleanup challenges.

Now mills are being allowed to extract uranium from radioactive waste.

See the ONFN Front-End Flier #1 URANIUM: MINING AND MILLING