Brookhaven (USA)

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BrookhavenResearch Laboratory
1997-06-03

Six Workers at the Brookhaven National Laboratory were exposed to small doses of radiation while preparing to use a medical research reactor.
The workers were irradiating plastic wrap when it vaporized, officials said, releasing radioactive chlorine into a room.