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Fernald, Ohio / Nuclear Plant #560491

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Dec 03, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Agreement allowing state of Ohio to regulate fed. cleanup of Fernald nuclear plant reported Report introduced.

(DC: Robert Hager) Community's response to nuclear weapons plant in Fernald featured; details given, scenes shown. [Marvin and Doris LAWSON - express concern over what comes out of plant.] Energy Department agreement to allow state regulation of plant detailed. [Ohio attorney general Anthony CELEBREZZE - says state will have control over hazardous waste from plant.] Possibility that this agreement will set pattern for state-federal relations re: other nuclear plants; dangers at three plants specified. [Senator John GLENN - says we have "nuclear time bomb" ticking away.] [Natural Resources Defense Fund Dan RIKER - discusses costs.]

Chung, Connie;
Hager, Robert

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