| Nuclear waste |
Dale E. Klein|
A byproduct which advocates of the nuclear power industry generally avoid dealing with. Some waste will remain toxic for hundreds of thousands of years.|
The citizens of Finland voted to dispose of all their country's nuclear waste within the nation's borders, not to export it elsewhere. As of 2010, Finland was the only nation in the world to have begun construction of a permanent storage facility for disposal of nuclear waste; other countries had only temporary storage.
As early as 1964, Halliburton were researching a combined hydraulic fracturing/nuclear waste disposal technique.