The Governments Public Consultation On Its Proposed Geological Disposal Facility (GDF)

The Government has just published its 897page consultation document on its proposed GDF with 3 months to respond. In essence, the Government is in favour of a deep excavated repositoryfies) to house the UK’s radioactive wastes with a permanent backfill and seal. The Government is seeking offers of a suitable site. We have examined the proposals and responded appropriately. We now await the Government’s next steps.