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DUF6 Cylinder Weight Comparisons
A Ticonderoga-class cruiser is about equal in weight to 706 cylinders of depleted uranium hexafluoride (DUF6). It would take over 70 cruisers to weigh more than the Nation's inventory of DUF6! The Navy owns only 27 Ticonderoga-class cruisers.
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Safe Drinking Water Act, as amended
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Soil and Water Conservation Act of 1977
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Sulfur dioxide (SO2)
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