Two days after it received state approval to begin operations, a low level radioactive waste (LLRW) site in Texas announced it received its first shipment. Valhi subsidiary Waste Control Specialists reported Friday it had disposed of a shipment from Bionomics.
have finally completed what we set out to do almost 17 years ago, which
is to provide the industry with a ‘one-stop shop’ for its hazardous,
toxic and radioactive waste needs. Although it was a bold vision at the
time, we believe our Texas Solution provides the broadest range of
capabilities of any commercial enterprise in the United States for the
storage, treatment and permanent disposal of hazardous, toxic, low-level
and mixed LLRW and radioactive byproduct material," Waste Control
Specialists CEO William J. Lindquist said in a release.