Global Implications of Sellafield

Windscale/Sellafield towers stand over Magnox(1) reactors built in the 1950s, where Plutonium for nuclear weapons was generated. When the ten-year-old reprocessing facility is closed, 100 tons of radioactive Plutonium must be stored. “The UK discharges more radioactivity into the sea than any other nation. As the Ministry of Agriculture confirmed … Continue reading