“Do not continue on the path without return of geological disposal of radioactive waste” Uncertainable uncertainties persist, confirming the dangerousness of the radioactive waste landfill project in Bure (Meuse), assure, in a forum at the “World”, the members of an associative and union front against this project, considering themselves comforted by an opinion issued by the Environmental Authority. On January 13, the Environmental Authority [independent body created in France in 2009, in accordance with European environmental law] , issued its opinion on Andra’s global impact study, highlighting numerous omissions or shortcomings and requesting further studies. The Environmental Authority thus confirms our doubts. Vigorous opposition has never ceased to alert, since 1987, to the immense risks of the geological disposal of radioactive waste. The opinion of the Environmental Authority corroborates what thousands of citizens, elected officials and independent scientists have been denouncing for years, without being truly heard.
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