The Why Files The Why Files --

Nuclear fuel reprocessing: A cure that’s worse than the disease?


John Ahearn
former chairman, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, director emeritus of Sigma Xi, the scientific research society.

* Todd Allen
assistant professor of nuclear engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Robert Alvarez
senior scholar, nuclear policy, Institute for Policy Studies

Doug Brugge
associate professor of public health and family medicine, Tufts University.

Peter C Burns
Henry Massman Chair in Civil Engineering, Professor, Notre Dame University.

Gregory Choppin
professor of chemistry, Florida State University.

Michael Corradini
professor of engineering physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Brice Smith
assistant professor of physics, State University of New York at Cortland.

* denotes fact-checker


Megan Anderson, project assistant; Terry Devitt, editor; S.V. Medaris, designer/illustrator; David Tenenbaum, feature writer; Amy Toburen, content development executive

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