BBC Radio 4 Costing the Earth

Nuclear Waste

Nuclear power is back on the UK’s agenda, but what to do with the long-lasting radioactive waste remains the problem. Costing The Earth investigates the best ways to dispose of it. Produced by Martin Poyntz-Roberts

In case you missed it, Cumbria Trust has made the above item available to listen to directly from this post.


Alternatively go to the BBC Podcasts and Downloads web area to download the Podcast

CT Ed’s note:  We believe this programme was produced prior to recent events in Carlsbad, New Mexico, where following an unexplained radiation leak,  they have shut down the WIPP (Waste Isolation Pilot Plant) GDF until further notice. See more – NBC News