OK Class.. this is a video that explains everything you ever wanted to know about Plutonium.. REALLY UGLY STUFF; CHEMICALLY, RADIOLOGICALLY and RADIOACTIVELY!!
Published on Jul 5, 2012
You can support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos See also Brady’s Objectivity series: http://bit.ly/Objectivity (science treasures) We’re given special access to various plutonium compounds at the National Nuclear Laboratory, in Sellafield. A chance to meet the “Hannibal Lecter of the Periodic Table”.
With thanks to Mark Sarsfield and Chris Maher… http://www.nnl.co.uk/ In part this video shows how plutonium is extracted from nuclear fuel waste.