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national waste dump submission tips National Radioactive Waste Management Facility Groups and individuals concerned and/or potentially affected by the government’s proposed national radioactive waste management facility are strongly urged to submit comments to government. The more submissions they receive the better! The government website about the waste dump process is: http://www.radioactivewaste.gov.au/project Further information and an online survey is here: https://consult.industry.gov.au/radioactive-waste/national-radioactive-waste-management-project-2 How to lodge comments/submissions is here: http://www.radioactivewaste.gov.au/proposed-sites#3 Along with Proposed approval of nominated sites-Invitation to comment Nominated

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Nuclear waste in the frame: community gathers for film screening ahead of government meeting.

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MEDIA RELEASE DATE 15th February 2016 On Saturday evening over 200 Alice Springs residents gathered on the town council lawns for a screening of the movie ‘Containment’, a documentary film by Harvard Professors Peter Galison and Robb Moss which explores how to convey the risk of nuclear waste to future generations.   It was also an opportunity for community members to learn more about the proposed national radioactive waste dump at the Aridgold Date Farm 75km south of Alice

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Communities say no to nuclear waste dump

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Saturday, February 6, 2016 By Mara Bonacci After two decades of failing to secure a nuclear waste dump site in South Australia and the Northern Territory through a top down approach, early last year the federal government initiated a voluntary nomination process calling on landholders to put forward their land for

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Nuclear waste danger, knows no State borders

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The South Australia Royal Commission into the nuclear fuel cycle will give its interim report at the Adelaide Town Hall at 6pm next Monday 15 February. It is likely the Commission will recommend that the South Australian Premier’s plan to import international high-level radioactive waste proceed, despite obvious risks and clear

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“Impossible Dream” South Australian Senator slammed for proposing Australia invests in taking International waste.

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South Australian Liberal Senator Sean Edwards’ plan for free electricity has been slammed as an ‘impossible dream’. A PLAN to store nuclear waste in Australia in return for free electricity has been slammed as an “impossible dream”. Last year South Australian senator Sean Edwards sparked a nationwide debate on the possibility of reprocessing nuclear waste generated overseas and turning this into free electricity for the

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10 Questions about nuclear waste

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Given the high level of public concern about radioactive/nuclear waste, the team at The Medical Association for Prevention of War (MAPW) has put together a factsheet answering 10 question,s we are regularly asked about this type of waste. To view and download the 10 Questions on nuclear waste

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“Containment” Free Film Screening

Alice Springs Town Council Lawns Saturday Feb 13th  6pm Speeches, Film starts 7pm Sharp BYO cushions or a swag to sit on – Community BBQ available To find out more about this documentary  Visit To join this event on Facebook Containment – Alice Springs Containment Trailer 1 from Robb Moss & Peter Galison on

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TALKING ABOUT URANIUM – ENGLISH

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Community educational resource about the risks of uranium and the broader nuclear industry on country and people. This resource was developed with the assistance of local health and environment organisations and Traditional Owners whose homelands have been impacted by uranium exploration and mining. Language:

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TALKING ABOUT URANIUM – ARRERNTE

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Talking about uranium – ARRERNTE Community educational resource about the risks of uranium and the broader nuclear industry on country and people. The resource package was developed with the assistance of local health and environment organisations and Traditional Owners whose homelands have been impacted by uranium exploration and mining. This resource is in Arrernte

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