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50 Years of History and More to Come. 8798 10/10. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------. 1950 1955 1960 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005. Fernald Area. 8798 10/10.

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1950 1955 1960 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005

Fernald Area

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National Concerns

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First Link

Feed Materials

Production Center

Large-scale, integrated facility designed to produce high-purity uranium metal for the U.S. Department of Energy defense programs.

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Feed Materials Production Center

Production Mission

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Feed Materials Production Center

Production Mission

1951–1989

  • Converted uranium ore into high-purity uranium metal through

chemical and metallurgical processes

  • Construction began in 1951
  • Operational in 1952
  • Facility designed for 1,200 employees/3,000 in 1962
  • Production contractors: National Lead of Ohio/Westinghouse
  • Produced 500 million pounds of uranium metal

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Community

Cleanup Mission

Community involvement

  • Future use of the site
  • Cleanup levels
  • Balanced approach to waste disposition

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Cleanup

Cleanup Mission

  • Operable Unit 1

– Waste pits

  • Operable Unit 2

– Other waste units

  • Operable Unit 3

– Production area

  • Operable Unit 4

– Silos

  • Operable Unit 5

– Environmental media

(soil, groundwater,

surface water)

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Cleanup

Cleanup Mission

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1950 1955 1960 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005

Cleanup

Cleanup Mission

  • Partnering for a higher cleanup standard

– Fernald Citizens Advisory Board

– Citizen and community groups

– U.S. EPA and Ohio EPA

– Contractor

– U.S. Department of Energy

  • Remediation infrastructure
  • $4.4 billion cleanup and restoration

– OSHA recordable rate of 0.74

(DOE average 1.9, construction average 5.9)

  • Worker transition

– $20 million invested in “life after Fernald”

– Staffed Career Development Center

– Over 600 degrees/certificates achieved

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Fernald Preserve

Legacy Mission

Manage DOE’s post-closure responsibilities and ensure the protection of human health and the environment.

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Fernald Preserve

Legacy Mission

As a community asset, the Fernald Preserve will foster wildlife habitat and provide educational opportunities through environmental stewardship.

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Land Use

Legacy Mission

  • 395 acres of forest
  • 332 acres of prairie
  • 120 acres of OSDF
  • 81 acres of wetland
  • 60 acres of open water
  • 33 acres of savanna
  • 29 acres of infrastructure

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Nature

Legacy Mission

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Visitors Center

Legacy Mission

  • Public Reading Room
  • Exhibits

– History and cultural

– Production mission

– Cleanup mission

– Legacy mission

– Environmental and ecological

  • Education programs
  • Community meeting room

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Visitors Center

Legacy Mission

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Fernald Preserve

Legacy Mission

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