View Full Version : Explosion at French Nuclear Plant ,Leak Risk...

09-12-2011, 09:20 AM
There is a risk of a radioactive leak after a blast at the southern French nuclear plant of Marcoule, media reports say......

One person was killed and three were injured in the explosion, following a fire in a storage site for radioactive waste, Le Figaro newspaper said....... The plant is in the Gard region. It is a major site involved with the decommissioning of nuclear facilities, and operates a pressurised water reactor used to produce tritium....It produces MOX fuel, which recycles plutonium from nuclear weapons, but does not include any reactors.


09-12-2011, 10:38 AM
I read an oven blew up????

Are they making explosive baguettes there???? :confused::D