2020 Community Information Bulletins

The following information bulletin is in accordance with Canadian Nuclear Laboratories’ (CNL) ongoing commitment to voluntary public disclosure of events related to the Chalk River Laboratories (CRL).

Routine inspection at Douglas Point discovers boiler line malfunction

Tiverton, Ontario - 2020 December 11 – On Friday, December 4, 2020 a diesel fuel leak was detected during a routine nightly inspection at the Douglas Point Waste Facility, located by Tiverton, Ontario. On discovery, emergency and environmental protection protocols were followed and clean-up operations began immediately.

CNL Security Services Respond to Suspicious Package

Chalk River, ON – 2020 November 17– Earlier today, a suspicious package was received at CNL’s Chalk River Logistics Facility, it was isolated for further inspection.

Update on Confirmed COVID-19 Cases among CNL’s Chalk River Laboratory Employees

Chalk River, ON – 2020 November 09 – Further to the public information bulletin issued on Tuesday, November 03, 2020. The total number of confirmed active cases related to CRL is now nine.

Positive Cases of COVID-19 at CNL’s Chalk River Laboratories campus

Chalk River, ON – 2020 November 03 – The following update is in addition to the public information bulletins issued on October 27 and October 29.

Response to Small Fire Resulting from Machining Work

Chalk River, 2020 October 29 – On Thursday, October 29, 2020 smoke was detected during routine machining work.