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Nuclear facility – BWXT Medical Ltd.

BWXT Medical Ltd. is a health science company that is licensed to operate a Class IB nuclear processing facility, located in Ottawa, Ontario. The operations at the facility involve the processing of unsealed radioisotopes used in nuclear medicine (medical isotopes).

Nordionés Class IB facility and campus, which includes the site for which BWXT has applied for a licence

Photo credit: Nordion / Canadian Aerial Photo Corporation – reuse or reproduction of this image requires written authorization from Nordion.

Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Licensee: BWXT Medical Ltd.
Owner: BWXT Medical Ltd.
Status: Operating
Licence Issued: October 15, 2021
Licence Expires: October 31, 2031
Licensing documentation: Request a copy of BWXT Medical Ltd.’s licence and licence conditions handbook by emailing
Licensee website: BWXT Medical Ltd.

Commission proceedings

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Regulatory actions

The CNSC posts regulatory enforcement actions taken to protect the health, safety and security of Canadians and the environment. Use the links below to find out more about any orders or penalties that have been placed on this licensee, if any.

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Licensees must report events and incidents involving licensed activities that could impact the health, safety and security of Canadians and the environment to the CNSC. Use the links below to find any information provided by this licensee, if any, as well as other public disclosures made by licensees.

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