A terrible place for a permanent
radioactive waste disposal, says Ole Hendrickson

Zainab Al-Mehdar
Gatineau May 14, 2022
A roundtable discussion of issues and concerns about the proposed nuclear waste disposal site at Chalk River was convened by the Pontiac NDP riding association in Gatineau on Saturday.
The event took place at Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) where four speakers presented their views on the proposal by Canadian Nuclear Laboratories to construct a Near-Surface Disposal Facility (NSDF) on the Ontario shore of the upper Ottawa River.
Eva Schacherl was the first speaker. A writer with a lifelong interest in health and environmental issues, Schacherl is an avid advocate for the protection of the Ottawa River.
Schacherl started off the panel discussion with . .

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