Nuclear waste

Doctor's to rally against nuclear waste dump at Muckaty

The Northern Territory (NT) branch of the Medical Association for Prevention of War (MAPW) is calling on concerned medical professionals and the public to attend the public rally against the proposed radioactive waste dump at Muckaty, in Tennant Creek, Central Australia, on Sunday 25th May 2014.

Rally Against the Muckaty Nuclear Waste Dump

Event Date: 
Sun, 25/05/2014 - 12:00 - 14:00
Tennant Creek, NT

Where: meet at the Northern Land Council Office and then march to Peko Park

Who: Muckaty Traditional Owners and supporters from accross the country

Nuclear Dump back on NT Table

CONTROVERSIAL plans for a nuclear waste dump are back on the agenda, with the Abbott government commissioning a business case that would allow federal cabinet to consider the project next year and potentially have a facility built by 2019.

MAPW Policy: Radioactive Waste - revised February 2012

MAPW revised its nuclear waste policy in 2012. The three-page Radioactive Waste Policy - revised February 2012 - begins by stating that reduction at source (waste minimisation) is the fundamental principle in reducing the risks of environmental contamination from nuclear waste.

Sign the petition against the Muckaty nuclear waste dump

The National Radioactive Waste Management Bill is again scheduled for debate in the Senate.

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