Inconvenient truths on nuclear waste ignored or buried by UK Government (again). Just before Christmas (19 December 2018) the Business Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) department published two important new documents dealing with the UK radioactive waste strategy. They received no mainstream media print coverage. One document was a new 68-page consultation policy paper on ‘Implementing geological disposal – working with communities: long term management of higher activity radioactive waste’ described as “An updated framework for the long term management of higher activity radioactive waste.” The second was a 40-page ‘Summary of Responses to the Consultation ‘Working with Communities’: implementing Geological Disposal’.
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