2k+ comments urging the federal govt to drop proposal to reclassify high-level nuclear waste at Hanford

Thank you for submitting your comments on the U.S. Department of Energy's proposal to reclassify radioactive waste at Hanford.

Read the comments submitted by various organizations on this important issue :

  • Joint comments submitted by Hanford Challenge, Natural Resources Defense Council, and Columbia Riverkeeper.

  • Oregon DOE’s comments.

  • Yakama Nation’s comments.

  • Congressional letter requesting additional public meetings from Sen. Murray, Sen. Cantwell and Rep. Smith.

Thank you for giving generously!

Most recently, your gifts won a three-year long fight to protect workers against toxic chemical vapors. Thanks to you, the voices of Hanford employees have been heard and the cycle of worker exposure to toxic waste and subsequent denial from management will come to an end.

You make this work possible.

Click here to see your impact report!

Because of you - safety was prioritized, and now the federal government must provide more monitoring, more transparency, and enhanced worker protections.

You are amazing!