Utah Headlines

Nuclear Waste Group Approved

Wednesday December 29, 1999 7:03 AM ET

(SALT LAKE CITY) -- A company planning to store nuclear waste on the Goshute reservation has passed a major hurdle. Private Fuel Storage met most of the guidelines required during a safety evaluation report filed by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. But the N-R-C says the group still has to resolve how it will deal with earthquakes and military over-flights.