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- Irish government redoubles its efforts to halt Sellafield mox. // Professional Engineering;11/14/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p5
Reports the protest made by the Irish government to stop the authorization to use mixed oxide by the British Nuclear Fuel (BNFL). Request of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea to suspend authorization; Violation on the Convention on the Law of the Sea; Failure of the U.K....
- Open the mox box. Wilks, Neil // Professional Engineering;2/27/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p37
Examines the process of developing mixed oxide fuel plant by British Nuclear Fuels in Great Britain. Complexities on the process of establishing the plants; Production of mixed uranium and plutonium oxide fuel by the Sellafield Mox Plant; Protests from environmental campaigners against the...
- Nuclear 'red herring' makes mockery of MOX. // Ecologist;Dec2001/Jan2002, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p13
Reports on the decision of Great Britain's government to approve the mixed-oxide fuel (MOX) plant operated by the British Nuclear Fuels Ltd. (BNFL) at Sellafield in Cumbria, England in September 2001. Bankruptcy of the BNFL; Advantage of the decision to BNFL; Action taken by the Irish...
- Million Hours Without Accident. // Nuclear Plant Journal;May/Jun2003, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p15
Reports on BNFL Inc.'s surpassing of one million work hours without a lost-time accident at its three-building decontamination and decommissioning site at East Tennessee Technology Part in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. BNLF Inc. decommissioning and decontaminating contract with the U.S. Dept. of Energy.
- HERE, THERE, EVERYWHERE. Langeland, Terje // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov/Dec2001, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p57
Explores the involvement of British government-owned British Nuclear Fuels plc (BNFL) in the United States (U.S.) weapons complex cleanup. Nuclear controversies associated with BNFL; Plan of the British government for the partial privatization of BNFL; Significant component of the U.S....
- Sellafield at centre of Irish/UK row. // Utility Week;6/20/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p12
Reports on a hearing of a dispute between the Irish and the British governments which centers on the manufacture of Mixed oxide fuel at British Nuclear Fuel's Sellafield site in Cumbria in England. Background on the case.
- Your worst fears. Edwards, Rob // New Scientist;06/02/2001, Vol. 170 Issue 2293, p4
Deals with the threat posed by British Nuclear Fuels' (BNFL) plans to produce mixed oxide (MOX) fuel at its plant in northwest England in the proliferation of atomic bombs that can be used by terrorists. Allegations made by the Friends of the Earth group against BNFL; Ways in which plutonium...
- PUT THE MOCKERS ON MOX. // Ecologist;Jun2001, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p17
Reports that the Friends of the Earth (FoE) organization has demanded a full disclosure of the plan of British Nuclear Fuel Ltd. (BNFL) to develop mixed-oxide fuel reactors. BNFL plant that could develop the fuel reactors according to FoE.
- Row as atomic fuel plant gets green light. // Utility Week;1/11/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p10
Reports on the commissioning of a mixed oxide fuel plant of British Nuclear Fuels in Sellafield, Ireland. Opposition of the Irish government and environmental groups to the operation of the facility; Brief information on the company.