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 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 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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...