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Act now to stop DOE release of radioactive waste into commerce!

Please tell Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz that we do not want radioactive waste in the marketplace nor in our zippers, frying pans, cars, houses and baby toys.

Ask him to make permanent and expand the current bans placed on release of metal from radioactive areas of the Department of Energy (DOE) and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) sites.

In the year 2000, DOE placed a suspension and moratorium on any metal from radioactive areas going into regular commercial recycling. This was a big victory for public health.

Since then, DOE has stored or disposed of that material as radioactive waste. But forces within DOE have been repeatedly pushing to sell the metal into the marketplace ever since.

DOE is now on the verge of reversing the suspension and opening the flood gates to letting metal from radioactive areas out into the marketplace!

Act now: Tell Secretary Moniz to not only keep the current ban but to make it permanent.

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