drewm1980 writes: U233 is an isotope of Uranium that can be used for starting molten salt breeder reactors, among other things. The US Dept. of Energy is in the process of spending half a million dollars to destroy the US's stockpile of this resource, since it is not currently used by the united states. A whitehouse.gov petition to stop this destruction ends Feb. 12.
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