This section contains the
most current information regarding the Low-level Radioactive Waste Management
Office (LLRWMO) and its work across Canada.
environmental impact of radium remains even today. The legacy of
radio-luminescent paints, radium therapy needles, mining and processing
and associated contamination has long been pursued in France, Belgium,
Canada, the USA and other countries. The management of these tasks
provides a rich and fascinating history as well as successes and lessons
learned in environmental remediation.“
Remediation Compendium DVD" provides an immediate resource to those who wish
to investigate these subjects further and a means of adding to the
for more information"
Inventory of Radioactive Waste in Canada, March 2009