Document History of REGDOC-1.2.1, Guidance on Deep Geological Repository Site Characterization

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Summary

REGDOC-1.2.1, Guidance on Deep Geological Repository Site Characterization, sets out guidance for the site characterization stage of the siting process for a deep geological repository facility for radioactive waste, as information gathered for site characterization may be used in subsequent licence applications.

This document supersedes R-72, Geological Considerations in Siting a Repository for Underground Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Waste, published in September 1987.

Status

October 19, 2018: Draft REGDOC-1.2.1 is open for consultation until December 17, 2018. The comments are posted in the language in which they are received.

You may provide your comments in the following ways:

  • Email: cnsc.consultation.ccsn@canada.ca.
  • Mail:
    Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
    P.O. Box 1046, Station B
    280 Slater Street
    Ottawa, ON, Canada  K1P 5S9
  • Fax: 613-995-5086

Comments submitted, including names and affiliations, are intended to be made public. You will not receive a formal reply to your comments.

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Consultation on draft REGDOC-1.2.1, Guidance on Deep Geological Repository Site Characterization

October 19 to December 17, 2018

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Contact information

For questions and information related to REGDOC-1.2.1, Guidance on Deep Geological Repository Site Characterization, please contact:

Directorate of Nuclear Fuel Cycle and Facilities Regulation

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
P.O. Box 1046, Station B
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1P 5S9

Telephone: 1-800-668-5284 (Canada only)
Fax: 613-995-5086
Email: cnsc.consultation.ccsn@canada.ca

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