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2013-11-08 12:20:30

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Among the so-called invisible wounds of war are those brought home by troops that may not manifest for a decade or more," said John Rowan, National President of Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA). "Tragically, these wounds may be passed on genetically to the progeny of our nation's warriors, as we are well acquainted with having been exposed to Agent Orange." "Therefore we welcome the introduction of S.1602, the Toxic Exposure...

2013-08-15 08:29:43

Gross Profit for Second Quarter Improves 20% - Most Business Segments Appear Improving IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- International Isotopes Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INIS) announces financial results for the second quarter and six-months ended June 30, 2013. Revenue for the three months ended June 30, 2013 was $1,800,049, as compared to $2,042,949 for the same period in 2012, an overall decrease of $242,900, or approximately 12%. Revenue for the six-month...

2013-04-28 23:01:55

Wright & Schulte has recently filed a multiple Imprelis tree damage lawsuit on behalf of nearly 30 individual property owners nationwide. This Imprelis lawsuit alleges that use of Imprelis killed or permanently damaged the plaintiffs´ trees and other plant life and that full extent of Imprelis tree damage has yet to be discovered. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) April 28, 2013 The product liability lawyers at Wright & Schulte, LLC have filed a multiple plantiff Imprelis lawsuit on behalf...

2013-04-08 16:20:48

The Companies Propose to Form a New Joint Venture In a Proposal to Operate the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- International Isotopes Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INIS) and Advanced Process Technology Systems, LLC (APTS) have announced that they have submitted a response to the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) request for Expression of Interest (EOI) for the operation of the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant (PGDP) facilities and...

2013-01-08 12:21:58

Birth Defect Research for Children Asking Public to Sign Petition for Research Center ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Birth Defect Research for Children (BDRC) has been tracking the increased incidence of birth defects and developmental disabilities among children of U.S. military veterans since 1990, and is asking the public for help in garnering support for a Children's Research Center to study the phenomena. BDRC started a petition to the Veteran's...

2012-10-03 02:28:45

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Isotopes Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INIS) is pleased to announce that the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued a Part 40 combined construction and operating license for the Company's planned depleted uranium de-conversion and fluorine extraction processing facility. The license was signed and issued to the Company during a brief ceremony at NRC offices in Bethesda, Maryland on October 2, 2012. The Company...

2012-09-04 02:30:14

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Isotopes Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INIS) is pleased to announce the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has completed its review, approval, and publication of the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Company's planned depleted uranium de-conversion and fluorine extraction processing facility. The final EIS is published as U.S. NRC Regulation (NUREG-2113) and is available on the NRC website. The NRC and...

US To Clean Up Agent Orange In Vietnam 40 Years After War Ends
2012-08-10 09:17:14

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It has been forty years since the US military last dumped toxic Agent Orange over Vietnam´s forests, meant to destroy cover for guerillas and drive villagers into US-dominated cities. Now, decades later, the United States is pitching in for the first time to aid in cleaning up from the ten years of havoc it caused on Vietnam´s ecosystem. A strain of dioxin found in Agent Orange has been linked to birth defects,...

2012-05-31 02:27:21

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Isotopes Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INIS) (The Company) is very pleased to announce that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has completed its review and approval of the final Safety Evaluation Report (SER) for the Company's planned depleted uranium de-conversion and fluorine extraction processing facility. The NRC has published the final SER as U.S. NRC Regulation (NUREG-2116) and has posted the document on the NRC...

2012-04-03 06:21:59

HOBBS, N.M., April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- International Isotopes Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INIS), a leading manufacturer of nuclear medicine products, is pleased to announce it has received its air permit from the New Mexico Environment Department for the planned depleted uranium de-conversion and fluorine extraction processing facility. While other state permits are necessary prior to the commencement of operations; the State's issuance of this permit completes permitting actions required...