Geological disposal

Radioactive Waste Management (RWM) is responsible for planning and delivering geological disposal of radioactive waste in the UK.

Our vision is to create a safer future by managing radioactive waste effectively, to protect people and the environment.

Read our stories about the progress we’re making, as scientists, engineers and community engagement specialists work together to deliver the first Geological Disposal Facility (GDF) in the UK.

Yn Sweden, mae’r creigiau wedi siarad

Mae Jonathan Turner yn rhannu ei brofiadau o ymweliad â rhai o gyfleusterau gwastraff ymbelydrol Sweden. Yn dilyn hyn mae sesiwn gyfweld fer gyda Kaj Ahlbom, daearegwr sydd wedi bod yn rhan o’r rhaglen dewis ac archwilio safleoedd yn Sweden am 25 o flynyddoedd.

In Sweden, the rocks have spoken

Jonathan Turner shares his experiences from a visit to some of Sweden’s radioactive waste facilities. This is followed by a short interview session with Kaj Ahlbom, a geologist who has been involved for 25 years in the Swedish site selection and site investigation programme.