News Releases

December 29, 2015

Emergency Operations Center Level 1 Activation

August 4, 2015

Event News Release #4

Event News Release #3

Event News Release #2

Event News Release #1

Joint Information Center Activated at WIPP

Emergency Operations Center Activated at WIPP

June 02, 2015

Nitrate Waste Stream Isolated at WIPP

December 22, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #14

November 04, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #13

September 30, 2014

Department of Energy Releases WIPP Recovery Plan

June 18, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #12

June 5, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #11

May 19, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #10

May 09, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #9

May 02, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #8

April 25, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #7

April 24, 2014

DOE Issues WIPP Radiological Release Investigation Report

April 18, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #6

April 11, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #5

April 04, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #4

April 02, 2014

First LANL Shipment Arrives at Waste Control Specialists Facility

March 20, 2014

DOE, NWP Making Plans to Continue Moving LANL Transuranic Waste

March 13, 2014

AIB Fire Investigation Report

AIB Summary Slides

March 12, 2014

CBFO Manager Letter #3

March 11, 2014

DOE Approves WIPP Workforce Plan

NWP Manager Letter

March 09, 2014

WIPP Updates_Underground Recovery Process Begins

March 05, 2014

WIPP Employees Notified of Preliminary Sample Results

CBFO Manager Letter #2

March 04, 2014

Media Advisory - DOE to Host WIPP Town Hall Meeting, News Conference Call

February 26, 2014

WIPP Employees Notified of Preliminary Sample Results

CBFO Manager Letter

Media Advisory: DOE Carlsbad Field Office to Host Press Conference on Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Update

February 24, 2014

WIPP Reports New Environmental Monitoring Data

February 19, 2014

Radiological Sampling Continues at WIPP

February 16, 2014

Event News Release #3

February 15, 2014

Event News Release #2

Event News Release #1

Joint Information Center Activated at Waste Isolation Pilot Plant

February 6, 2014

Event News Release #4 - Emergency Situation Ends at WIPP

February 5, 2014

Event News Release #3 - Emergency Response Personnel Responding to Fire at WIPP

Event News Release #2 - Emergency Response Personnel Responding to an Operational Emergency

Event News Release #1 - Emergency Response Personnel Responding to an Operational Emergency

Emergency Response Services Activated at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant


Recovery Media Contact

Tim Runyon
U.S. Department of Energy
WIPP Recovery Communications
P.O. Box 3090
Carlsbad, NM 88221-2078 
Phone: (575) 234-7545
E-mail: Tim.Runyon@cbfo.doe.gov

Donavan Mager
Manager Communications
Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC
P.O. Box 2078 GSA-104
Carlsbad, NM 88221-2078
Phone: (575) 234-7586
E-mail: Donavan.Mager@wipp.ws


Public Inquiries

WIPP Information Center
Phone: 1-800-336-WIPP (9477)
E-mail: Infocntr@wipp.ws