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What does THORPE stand for?

THORPE stands for Thermal Oxide Reprocessing Plant

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Richard Matthews, prosecuting, said the first indication of a leak at the Thermal Oxide Reprocessing Plant (Thorp) was on August 24, 2004 when 50 grams of uranium was detected following a sample test.
The Health and Safety Executive's nuclear installations inspectorate carried out a detailed investigation into a leak of radioactive liquid inside the thermal oxide reprocessing plant in Cumbria.