Australian news, and some related international items

The pretense that Lucas Heights nuclear spent fuel rods are an “asset”. No, they are wastes

Steve Dale  Nuclear Fuel Cycle Watch South Australia   If France and others stop reprocessing our spent nuclear reactor fuel, some organisations will no longer be able to call it “an asset”.

“‘The spent fuel rods at Lucas Heights can only sensibly be treated as high level waste. The pretence that spent fuel rods constitute an asset must stop” from the Research Reactor Review, Future Reactions: Report of the Research Reactor Review, 1993

February 21, 2018 - Posted by | AUSTRALIA - NATIONAL, Federal nuclear waste dump

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