2020 News Releases

CNL & Deep River and District Hospital support public health


Canada’s national nuclear laboratory donates resources to help Deep River and District Hospital establish COVID-19 testing centre and administer flu clinics.

CNL issues call for proposals for advanced reactor research program


CNL’s Canadian Nuclear Research Initiative encourages collaboration in nuclear research to accelerate deployment of advanced reactors in Canada.

CNL marks major milestone with completion of remediation


Clarington, Ontario (November 9, 2020) – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) has completed the excavation and transfer of historic low-level radioactive waste away from the Lake Ontario shoreline in Southeast Clarington.

CNL awarded Transport Canada contract to research clean energy technologies to decarbonize marine sector


Canada’s national nuclear laboratory begins research project designed to examine opportunities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and other pollutants from marine vessels in Canada.

MVM ventilator authorized for use in Canada


Vexos Inc. announced (press release) that it has received Health Canada authorization for the production of the MVM ventilator. This paves the way for Vexos to manufacture and supply 10,000 ventilators to the Government of Canada as part of a national, made-in-Canada, effort to treat patients most severely affected by the COVID-19 virus.