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Port Hope Long-Term Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management

Proponent:  Natural Resources Canada / Ressources naturelles Canada
Phase:  Follow-up and monitoring
Environmental Assessment Type:  Screening
MPMO Officer:  MPMO Mailbox
Status:  Completed





Project Details    
Project Name: Port Hope Long-Term Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management
Proponent Name: Natural Resources Canada / Ressources naturelles Canada
Phase: Follow-up and monitoring
Federal Review Status: Completed
Sector: Nuclear
Environmental Assessment Type: Screening
Project Location: Municipality of Port Hope - about 80 km east of Toronto on the north shore of Lake Ontario.
Province/Territory:
Ontario
Project Description
The Government of Canada's Port Hope project is a proposal to remediate sites containing low-level radioactive waste, marginally contaminated soils and specified industrial wastes located in the Municipality of Port Hope, including Port Hope Harbour, and to manage the wastes in a local, long-term, low-level, radioactive waste management facility.