Nuclear storage plan could make millions

February 2004
Professional Engineering;2/11/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p13
Trade Publication
Discusses a proposal to store more intermediate-level nuclear waste (ILW) in the UK in return for exporting an equivalent amount of high-level waste (HLW) which could make millions for British Nuclear Fuels (BNFL). Drastic reduction in the number of costly radioactive shipments from the UK with armed guard, as per suggestion by NAC International for Department of Trade and Industry; Fulfillment of contracts ten years earlier than expected; Production of significant savings by storage of ILW with no significant environmental detriment.


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