Results 81–100 of 3000 for radioactive

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fracking (9 May 2018)

Lord Henley: ...England assessed the risk to human health of extracting shale gas in their June 2014 report. They evaluated available evidence on issues including air quality, radon gas, naturally occurring radioactive materials, water contamination and waste water. Public Health England’s review concluded that “… the potential risks to public health from exposure to emissions associated with shale...

Nuclear Safeguards Bill: Agreements required before withdrawal (8 May 2018)

Drew Hendry: .... It is good that he does, but we should have a guarantee. As was said earlier, there should be no diminution of the current protection that we enjoy under Euratom. I remain concerned about radioactive isotopes, but I do not intend to go through the rationale that I presented in the previous debate for why they are vital—although if I did, I would make no apology for doing so. The...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste (3 May 2018)

Lord Judd: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to ensure that (1) National Parks, (2) Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and (3) other such protected areas, are excluded as potential sites for the disposal of nuclear waste; and if so, how.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste (3 May 2018)

Lord Judd: ...Her Majesty's Government how they intend to ensure that all local authorities that would be adversely affected by the construction or operation of a nuclear waste facility, including a facility for radioactive gases, are fully involved in any consent process; and whether local authorities will have powers of veto over such construction in their areas.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste (3 May 2018)

Lord Judd: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the soundness of the fabric and installations currently containing nuclear waste in (1) the short-term, (2) the mid-term, and (3) the long-term; and, in the light of that assessment, what assessment they have made of the urgency of constructing new facilities.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste: Cumbria (3 May 2018)

Lord Judd: To ask Her Majesty's Government what are their plans for (1) Ennerdale, and (2) the Ennerdale granite, in their future nuclear waste disposal policy.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste (3 May 2018)

Lord Judd: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the extent to which existing nuclear waste facilities are foolproof against (1) all possible types of security threat from land, sea and air, and (2) the consequences of climate change.

Scottish Parliament: Automated Teller Machines (2 May 2018)

Jamie Halcro Johnston: .... His invention was built upon by a Paisley man, James Goodfellow, who developed the machine-readable card accompanied by a personal identification number, thus reducing the need for slightly radioactive imprinting of the cheque-like documents that were paid in. The Enfield branch of Barclays, which still operates today, bears a blue plaque that notes its place in history. Captioned...

Scottish Parliament: Nuclear Weapon Transport (Civil Contingency) (2 May 2018)

Linda Fabiani: ...Renfrewshire, Scottish Borders, Stirling, South Lanarkshire, West Dunbartonshire and West Lothian local authority areas; believes that there is an inherent risk in transporting high explosives and radioactive material together on public roads; understands that information on what to do in an emergency involving a nuclear reactor is regularly circulated to residents close to the Coulport...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste (26 Apr 2018)

Lord Judd: To ask Her Majesty's Government what action they are taking as part of their consultation on geological disposal infrastructure for nuclear waste to screen out those areas of the UK that are geologically unsuitable for the disposal of nuclear waste.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste (26 Apr 2018)

Lord Judd: To ask Her Majesty's Government what action they have taken to assess (1) which areas of the UK are most geologically suitable for the disposal of nuclear waste, and (2) which areas are less geologically suitable; and what priority they will give to the outcome of that process in consulting local communities prior to designating a site.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste (26 Apr 2018)

Lord Judd: To ask Her Majesty's Government what action they are taking to evaluate the suitability of offshore sites at (1) 5km, (2) 20km, and (3) other distances from the shoreline for the disposal of nuclear waste.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Waste (26 Apr 2018)

Lord Judd: To ask Her Majesty's Government how they will make public their findings of the relative geological suitability of all parts of the UK, including potential offshore sites, for the disposal of nuclear waste.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Materials: USA (9 Apr 2018)

Lord Warner: To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their contingency plan in the event that the United States Senate does not ratify by treaty a new Nuclear Cooperation Agreement by the end of 2020, following the UK's exit from Euratom.

Leaving the EU: Justice System — [Ms Karen Buck in the Chair] (29 Mar 2018)

David Hanson: ...crime groups, mafia-structured crime, forgery, illicit trafficking in cultural goods including antiquities, illicit trafficking in hormonal substances, and crime connected with nuclear and radioactive substances. Those are just some of the 44 workstreams we are part of, and over which we have governance. We have access, we share information, and operate with European partners. This time...

EU Referendum: Electoral Law: National Security and Russia (26 Mar 2018)

Ian Blackford: ...law and undermining state sovereignty. Russia has also denied that it was behind a chemical attack on Alexander Litvinenko in November 2006. He died after drinking a cup of tea that was laced with radioactive polonium-210. A public inquiry into the killing concluded that the Kremlin probably approved his assassination. Across Europe, we see flagrant disregard for international law. After...

Nuclear Safeguards Bill - Report (20 Mar 2018)

Lord Broers: ...necessarily just in fusion—it includes fusion, but that is a great big project—but in areas that are ancillary to a certain extent but terribly important. Research is going on everywhere into radioactive waste disposal, but we happen to lead that. I do not think that this defeats the noble Viscount’s ambition—which is my ambition—that our own industry does a lot and gains a lot...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Submarines: Decommissioning (19 Mar 2018)

Guto Bebb: Work on the demonstrator vessel, Swiftsure, is progressing well. Stage 1, the removal of solid low level and non-radioactive waste, is on target to be completed by the end of 2018.

Uk Relations: Saudi Arabia: Points of Order (7 Mar 2018)

Alex Cunningham: On a point of order, Mr Speaker. In January, the Government announced plans to incentivise local communities to agree to explore the possibility of storing radioactive nuclear waste near their homes—an initiative that was widely reported in the media. I was anxious that it could revive proposals to store nuclear waste in the anhydrite mine under thousands of homes in Billingham in my...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Radioactive Materials: Regulation (5 Mar 2018)

John Woodcock: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, by what year the Office for Nuclear Regulation is planning to deliver a Euratom-equivalent UK State System for Accountability for and Control of nuclear material.


<< < 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.