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Transporting waste nuclear fuel. Train of nuclear waste containers being transported from a nuclear power station to a nuclear fuel reprocessing site. Waste nuclear fuel is a highly radioactive mix of nuclear fission products and unused nuclear fuel, and is transported in heavily-shielded lead-lined containers. These are RT-2 nuclear waste containers. Photographed in 2002, in Zheleznogorsk, in the Krasnoiarsk region of Russia.
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