Can dry casks survive natural disasters?

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Katarina Hammes asked a question: Can dry casks survive natural disasters?
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Date created: Wed, May 12, 2021 1:24 PM
Date updated: Wed, Jun 22, 2022 3:47 PM

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Irradiated fuel casks can withstand environmental disasters that spent fuel pools cannot, as evidenced by the continued function of the dry casks at Fukushima. The casks survived the 9.0 quake and continue to protect the irradiated fuel, even though the tsunami flooded them.

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