A video: How spent nuclear fuel is handled

This is an excellent video that most people will find of interest and, those who do not understand nuclear fuel and how it is...

NWMO is moving forward with site assessment program for DGR

    The Nuclear Waste Management Organization has selected Geofirma Engineering Ltd, an Ontario-based environmental and engineering company to drill and test initial boreholes in South...

NWMO re-opens Learn More Centres

Encouraging learning about Canada’s plan for the safe, long-term management of used nuclear fuel includes being present and active in communities engaged in the...

We need to own our own waste and deal with it says reader

Like many persons I too am deeply concerned about the long term management of nuclear waste.  In Ontario we have been making most of...

Site selection process for deep geological repository continues

Deep geological repositories (DGRs) have been determined as the safest method today to safely and securely manage used nuclear fuel. This approach is the culmination...

Toronto Zoo and NWMO partner to conserve native Ontario bat populations

The Toronto Zoo’s Native Bat Conservation Program (NBCP) and the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) are joining together to facilitate research into native bat...

SON to vote on Low and Intermediate waste DGR

Do we let future generations deal with 'our' waste? This Friday, January 31st, members of Saugeen Ojibway Nation (SON) will submit their final votes on...

SON begins voting process over OPG deep geologic repository

Saugeen First Nation and Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation, (Saugeen Ojibway Nation/SON), held a combined information meeting on Saturday, January 11th and Sunday,...

NWMO siting process continues in two areas for safe management of Canada’s used nuclear...

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) is advancing the site selection process for a deep geological repository for Canada’s used nuclear fuel. The organization...

NWMO continues to lead with technical innovations

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) has designed, developed and fabricated a first-of-a-kind system to clad our used fuel containers (UFCs) with copper through...

NWMO specialist shares findings on long-term repository safety

Canada’s plan for the safe, long-term management of used nuclear fuel calls for used fuel to be contained and isolated in a deep geological...

NWMO taking steps to partnerships in Huron-Kinloss and South Bruce

  NWMO leaders have been visiting local municipal Councils in Huron-Kinloss and South Bruce to provide an update on the site selection process. Vice-President of NWMO...

Is any progress possible?

The storage of radio-active material continues to be more of a political issue than a technical one. Some countries are moving along at a steady...

Council to vote on 2018 Amending Agreement for proposed DGR

Kincardine Town Council will reaffirm its support for the  deep geologic repository (DGR) being proposed by Ontario Power Generation (OPG) when it votes on...