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Urals Nuclear Disaster

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov

Sep/Oct 2012
Page 19   ( 2 pages)

Summary: On the world's worst nuclear disaster prior to Chernobyl, when, in 1957, nuclear waste exploded at the Mayak plant in Ozyorsk. The damage has yet to be fully recognized or accepted.

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