The Hanford Story


  • Why is the Waste Treatment Plant being built?
  • Where did the waste in the Tank Farms come from?
  • How many gallons of waste are contained in the tanks?
  • Why is removing the waste from the tanks so challenging?
  • What is the Mobile Arm Retrieval System (MARS)?
  • How will the tank waste be delivered to the Waste Treatment Plant?
  • The Waste Treatment Plant will ultimately turn the waste into what form?
  • Where will the vitrified waste be stored?
  • Why is disposing of Hanford’s tank waste so important?




Last Updated 03/18/2018 2:13 PM