Four other sites are also in the running for the plutonium consolidation program.
They are the Los Alamos site in New Mexico, the Nevada test site in Las Vegas, the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge Tennessee, and the Savannah River site in South Carolina.
All five sites being considered currently have plutonium...or have already gone through the environmental assessment process to have the weapons grade element.
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