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8t purge unit is successfully installed in Sellafield legacy pond facility

A significant step forward has been taken in hazard reduction work on the First Generation Magnox Storage Pond at Sellafield with the delivery of a pond purge unit to treat the pond water and reduce dose uptake to workers during future retrieval operations. 

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