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Port Hope Long-Term Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management

Federal Review Status:
Completed

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.

Sector
Nuclear

Location
Municipality of Port Hope - about 80 km east of Toronto on the north shore of Lake Ontario.

Proponent:
Natural Resources Canada / Ressources naturelles Canada

MPMO Officer:
MPMO Mailbox
Major Projects Management Office
580 Booth Street, 12th Floor
Ottawa, Ontario K1A0E4
Telephone Number: 343-292-8826

Email: mpmo-bggp@nrcan-rncan.gc.ca

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