U.S. Government to Allow Radioactive Waste Metals to Be ‘Recycled’ into Consumer Products Like Belt Buckles, Silverware

Posted February 8, 2013
A recent proposal made by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) would lift existing restrictions on the recycling and reuse of radioactive scrap metal from various nuclear testing and wartime activities, allowing it to be formulated into everyday consumer products like belt buckles, silverware, and even surgical devices used by medical personnel on ill patients.  Read more.