Meeting Nonproliferation Agreements Requires Destroying Thousands of Surplus Plutonium Pits.

On September 1, 2000, the United States and Russia committed to each “permanently dispose” of “no less than or at least” 34 metric tons of weapons-grade plutonium— enough plutonium to make thousands of weapons.

continue article...

Contact Us | Careers | Bradbury Science Museum | Emergencies | Inside LANL | Maps | Site Feedback | SSL Portal | Training

Operated by Los Alamos National Security, LLC for the U.S. Department of Energy's NNSA © Copyright 2014 LANS, LLC All rights reserved | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy