"Abandonment is Forever" - CCNR Submission on the proposed OPG Great Lakes Nuclear Waste Dump
To: The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency and the Honourable
Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change
From: The Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility (CCNR)
Date: March 6, 2017.
Re: Ontario Power Generation’s Proposal for a DGR at Kincardine Ontario, for
the burial and abandonment of Low- & Intermediate-Level nuclear wastes
The Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility (CCNR) urges the Minister of Environment and Climate Change not to approve the proposal by Ontario Power Generation (OPG) to construct a Deep Geological Repository (DGR) at Kincardine, Ontario, for the purpose of interring, and abandoning, all of the Low-Level and Intermediate Level Radioactive Waste (LILRW) from OPG’s fleet of twenty nuclear power reactors.
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