TITLE

Islanders contest report on nuclear risks

AUTHOR(S)
Masood, Ehsan
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Nature;10/16/1997, Vol. 389 Issue 6652, p654
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the controversy over a report by Britain's National Radiological Protection Board (NRPB) which states that risks to the island of Guernsey in the English Channel from two French nuclear facilities nearby are not serious enough to justify emergency countermeasures. Details of report; Criticism of report from independent peer review; Role of political relations between England and France; Response from NRPB.
ACCESSION #
9710195625

 

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