Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says 6 underground tanks at at Hanford Nuclear reservation are leaking.

Inslee disclosed the information after a meeting with Energy Secretary Steven Chu Friday.

The latest development comes a week after the U.S. Department of Energy confirmed one of the single-shell tanks at the nation s most contaminated nuclear site was leaking around 150 to 300 gallons of liquid per year, raising concerns of other single shell tanks built at the same time.

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