On April 18, CNS celebrated Earth Day at Y-12 with speakers and activities for employees.
Pantex and Y-12 are recognized across the Nuclear Security Enterprise as sustainability champions. Now the company is poised for broader efforts at both sites to evaluate purchases to ensure they meet or exceed federally required sustainability criteria.
Recently, Pantex and Y-12 were inspected by the Environmental Protection Agency.
Y‑12 completed disposition of 2,247 containers of mixed waste more than two years ahead of the deadline.