Staff at Sellafield have been praised after a difficult week battling storms and chemical concerns. Staff at the site were faced with challenges when an electrical storm caused power problems early last week, and this was followed by a chemical needing safe disposal. A bomb disposal squad was called in on Thursday after a chemical posing an explosion hazard was found on the Magnox site. An Explosive Ordinance Disposal team attended the nuclear sit after a “small amount” of organic peroxide was found during a routine inspection.
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