The opening of Waste Control Specialists' radioactive waste storage site in Texas has eased pressure on Utah to allow EnergySolutions to accept higher-level material at its site in Tooele County, Utah, observers say. "It is a huge accomplishment nationally to have a new low-level waste site. Utah is no longer the sole focus of the waste universe," said Leonard Slosky, who runs a Denver-based waste-management group.

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