Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

September 23, 2005 15:26 ET

CNSC: Notice of Cancellation of Public Hearing

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 23, 2005) - In the matter of

Environmental Assessment Screening of Cameco Corporation's
proposal to produce commercial quantities of blended slightly
enriched uranium dioxide (SEU), to process scrap in a scrap
recovery circuit, and to produce blended dysprosium oxide and
natural uranium dioxide (BDU) at its facility located in Port
Hope, Ontario.

As a result of Cameco Corporation having withdrawn its application for the above-noted project, the public hearing on the Environmental Assessment Screening scheduled for October 20, 2005 in Port Hope is cancelled.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
    Pascale Bourassa
    Commission Secretariat
    (613) 947-0247 or 1 (800) 668-5284