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They are taken to a plant that manufactures nuclear weapons (in the U.S. the Pantex Plant near Amarillo, Texas) where they are carefully dismantled and those parts whose materials can be reused to make new nuclear weapons are recycled. The chemical explosives are usually burned to safely dispose of them.

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Larger nuclei are more likely to be unstable because

Critical mass depends on what

What process is the result of combining light nuclei

In situations involving equal masses chemical reactions produce less energy than reactions

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