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"A former employee with the Los Alamos National Laboratory has an alternate theory about what caused a leak of radioactive gases from a barrel at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in Carlsbad in 2014. Former LANL physicist Charles Bowman said Friday his findings show expanding gasses already present inside the barrel may have been responsible for the release. In February of 2014, a barrel containing transuranic waste shipped from the Los Alamos National Laboratory was blamed for the leak that caused the closure of WIPP. Some radiation was released but not at levels that would cause harm. LANL came under fire by state and federal environmental regulators following the event. Lab officials said the barrel breach was possibly caused by a mix of waste and other materials in the barrel, including organic kitty litter not used before, and a nuclear worker’s glove. The prevailing theory was that the leak was caused after workers packed the barrel incorrectly, and the", www.lamonitor.com
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