Indian Point nuclear reactor shut down — again – The Journal News | LoHud.com


The Journal News | LoHud.com

Indian Point nuclear reactor shut down — again
The Journal News | LoHud.com
The nine-day shutdown was prompted by the presence of boron – white powder residue formed when boric acid dries – in Unit 3's safety injection system, which was evidence of a water leak. Boron is added to water to control reactivity in a nuclear reactor.

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