The U.S. does not recycle nuclear waste from power plants because it could be used for weapons, but that might change.
France and most other nuclear energy-producing countries recycle fuel. Doing so cuts down the amount of fuel that needs to be mined, as well as the amount of nuclear waste that needs to get buried. Recycling, however, leads to byproducts that can be used to build bombs.
Domenici also said he wants … Read more