TITLE

Plutonium imports to proceed

PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Natural Life;Nov/Dec99, Issue 70, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of the Canadian government to proceed with the import of weapons-grade plutonium fuel (MOX) into Canada from the United States and Russia. Move as part of a US proliferation project to obtain information on CANDU reactors; Terms of the deal.
ACCESSION #
2485334

 

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