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Transporting nuclear reactor fuel. Technician using a radiation detector to check for radioactive leaks from the tank. The tank is a sealed and secured container that holds the fuel used to feed the reactors at nuclear power stations. Nuclear fuel always consists of a combination of heavy elements like uranium and plutonium that undergo nuclear fission in the reactor.
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