Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.
(Aiken, South Carolina: Bob Zelnick) The Energy Department program of bringing old fuel rods containing radioactive waste from European nations to the Savannah River nuclear waste facility in South Carolina featured; scenes shown from Aiken; details given of the state's reaction. [Aiken Mayor Fred CAVANAUGH- comments on safety.] [Secretary of Energy Hazel O'LEARY- cites the new nuclear danger.] [Local residents Camille McCALL, Elaine COON- say Carolina is tired of being the nation's dumping ground.] [Governor Carroll CAMPBELL- says the administration has no plans beyond shipping the waste into South Carolina.] [Site engineer Bill CLARK- says the nuclear material just cannot be left in water.]
- Simpson, Carole;
- Zelnick, Bob
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
- You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
- You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
- If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.