What makes an organisation ask every single one of its employees, contractors and agency staff to stop work and talk about safety?
Emma Law - Head of Corporate Communications at Sellafield Ltd
Head of Corporate Communications, Sellafield Ltd
We have been reprocessing used nuclear fuel at Sellafield for decades, first in the First Generation Reprocessing Plant, then the Magnox Reprocessing Plant and, since the 1990s, in the Thermal Oxide Reprocessing Plant (Thorp). But what exactly is reprocessing?
Have you ever wondered what happens behind Sellafield’s security fences? Or how the site evolved from a farm to a nuclear icon and one of the biggest environmental clean-up challenges in Europe? Sellafield Ltd’s head of corporate communications, Emma Law, takes you inside Sellafield.
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A place for anyone with an interest in the management of radioactive waste and nuclear materials, and the progress of cleaning up nuclear sites in the UK.
- Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA)
- Radioactive Waste Management (RWM)
- Sellafield Ltd
- Magnox Ltd
- Low Level Waste Repository Ltd (LLWR)