United Nuclear Corp.
United Nuclear is an AWE facility from 1958-March 1, 2011 so workers are eligible to file Part B claims.
The United Nuclear Corporation in Hematite, Missouri, processed unirradiated uranium scrap for the AEC, recovering enriched uranium from it for use in the nuclear weapons complex. Mallinckrodt Chemical Works owned the Hematite plant until 1961.
During the period of residual contamination, as designated by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and as noted in the dates above, employees of subsequent owners and operators of this facility are also covered under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act.
Alternative NamesMallinckrodt Chemical Works, Chemicals Division
DOE's Legacy Management has a webpage on United Nuclear since it was considered for FUSRAP.
DOL provides Part B statistics on the United Nuclear.
NIOSH lists statistics for United Nuclear dose reconstructions.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has a webpage on United Nuclear.
Wall Street Journal's Waste Lands series provides information on United Nuclear.