The Nation's Expert in All Things Uranium

Posted: July 22, 2013 - 3:47pm | Y-12 Report | Volume 10, Issue 1 | 2013

Y‑12 was the first site in the world to electromagnetically separate uranium on an industrial scale, but that was only the beginning. Since then, the site has amassed a wealth of know-how in machining, recycling and reprocessing; securing and storing; handling and transporting; analyzing and detecting; and training others in safeguarding uranium. The Summer 2013 issue of The Y‑12 Report highlights a few ways the Y‑12 National Security Complex serves the nation and the world as a center of excellence for uranium in its various forms and uses.