Oak Ridge Reservation annual site environmental report for 1997: Color your tomorrow

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The U.S. Department of Energy currently oversees activities on the Oak Ridge Reservation (ORR), a government-owned, contractor-operated facility. The reservation contains three major operating sites: the Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and East Tennessee Technology Park (formerly the K-25 Site). The ORR was established in the early 1940s as part of the Manhattan Project, a secret undertaking that produced the materials for the first atomic bombs. The reservation's role has evolved over the years, and it continues to adapt to meet the changing defense, energy, and research needs of the United States. Both the work carried out ... continued below

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Hamilton, L.V. October 1, 1998.

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The U.S. Department of Energy currently oversees activities on the Oak Ridge Reservation (ORR), a government-owned, contractor-operated facility. The reservation contains three major operating sites: the Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and East Tennessee Technology Park (formerly the K-25 Site). The ORR was established in the early 1940s as part of the Manhattan Project, a secret undertaking that produced the materials for the first atomic bombs. The reservation's role has evolved over the years, and it continues to adapt to meet the changing defense, energy, and research needs of the United States. Both the work carried out for the war effort and subsequent research, development, and production activities have involved (and continue to involve) radiological and hazardous materials.

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INIS; OSTI as DE00771197

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  • Other Information: PBD: 1 Oct 1998

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  • Report No.: ES/ESH-78
  • Grant Number: AC05-96OR22464
  • Grant Number: AC05-84OR21400
  • DOI: 10.2172/771197 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 771197
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc719026

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Hamilton, L.V. Oak Ridge Reservation annual site environmental report for 1997: Color your tomorrow, report, October 1, 1998; Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc719026/: accessed August 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.