What’s Happening at CNL

CNL updates NSDF Waste Inventory

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) announced today that it has re-evaluated its proposal for the Near Surface Disposal Facility (NSDF) at Chalk River Laboratories, and has made the decision to only include low-level radioactive waste in the NSDF. Waste intended for disposal in the NSDF will meet the guidelines set out for low-level radioactive waste by the International Atomic Energy Agency.

10-Nov-2017 12:00 AM
Based around the Chalk River Laboratories, in a quiet corner of the province of Ontario adjacent to the Ottawa River, the team at Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (now Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL)) has made a real difference in the lives of people across Canada and around the globe. Serving as the cornerstone of that research for that past 60 years is the National Research Universal, or NRU reactor.
08-Nov-2017 12:00 AM
Chalk River, ON, November 8, 2017 – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, announced today that it has once again been recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, the second consecutive year the company has received the national award. Now in its 19th year, the annual competition run by Mediacorp recognizes Canadian employers with exceptional human resources programs and forward-thinking workplace policies.
23-Oct-2017 12:00 AM
Canada’s national nuclear laboratory announces plans to add nearly two hundred research personnel to support growing demand for nuclear science and technology
17-Oct-2017 12:00 AM
Chalk River, ON, October 17, 2017 – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, announced today that it has released a summary report to its Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEOI) on small modular reactors. This initiative yielded responses from 80 organizations around the world, including 19 expressions of interest in siting a prototype or demonstration reactor at a CNL campus. CNL launched the RFEOI this summer to gather feedback and initiate a conversation on the potential for an SMR industry in Canada, and the role CNL can play in bringing SMR technology to market.
The feed was updated at at 18-Nov-2017 10:40 PM