Local population: 74,924 (10-mile radius)
Boiling Water Reactor
Licensed to operate from 06/27/84-03/23/44
PPL Susquehanna LLC
Elevated Spent Fuel Pool, Groundwater Leaks Reported
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1991Fission Stories #75 described a misunderstanding that allowed workers to dismantle a component, carry it outside containment, apply a coating material to it, carry it back inside containment, and reinstall it. A procedure prohibited the application of this coating to equipment inside containment, but its uncertain wording enabled workers to exploit the loophole and get the offending coating inside containment.