Police in Vietnam search for radioactive device missing from cement plant
Police in the northern province of Bac Kan are searching for an industrial device containing a radioactive substance which
The gauging device, containing cesium-137, was reported missing from the factory of Bac Kan Cement Company on December 15.
The factory has been shut down due to huge losses since March. It
In May, officials of the province’s Department of Science and Technology asked the firm to transfer the highly radioactive source to a safer place, citing that there had been no guard protecting the factory since the shutdown.