Chernobyl Accident


Subject:
Environment , Technology , Science , Energy , Disasters , Nuclear Power

Description:
An overview of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident, "the result of a flawed reactor design that was operated with inadequately trained personnel and without proper regard for safety." Explores the environmental and health effects of the accident, and describes the present state of the Chernobyl power plant. From the World Nuclear Association.

Publisher:
World Nuclear Association

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/chernobyl/inf07.html


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