2021 Community Information Bulletins

The following information is provided in accordance with CNL's commitment to enhance its voluntary public disclosure of events related to the Chalk River Laboratories (CRL) or Whiteshell (WL) Laboratories. 

Whiteshell Monitoring - follow up

Further to the Bulletin released 2021 January 28 this follow-up bulletin is confirming that additional analyses have shown that there is no issue to report and levels of Cs-137 were normal in the final analyses.

Chalk River Laboratories Vehicle Incident

Chalk River, ON – 2021 February 3 – On Tuesday, February 02, CNL Fire Services personnel responded to a vehicle incident on the Chalk River site premises.

False Radiological Readings in the vicinity of Building 150 (NRU)

During routine radiological monitoring in the NRU facility building, higher readings than expected were detected. As a result, response measures were implemented by CNL, including additional radiological monitoring in and around the vicinity of Building 150 (NRU).

Whiteshell Monitoring

Pinawa, MB – 2021 January 28 – The Whiteshell Environmental Protection Program maintains a comprehensive effluent and environmental monitoring program.