November 22, 2004
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) is issuing for public review and comment, Draft Regulatory Standard, S-307, Requirements for the Disposal of Nuclear Substances.
The purpose of the proposed Regulatory Standard, when incorporated in a licence or other legally enforceable instrument, is to set the terms and conditions by which the disposal of nuclear substances must take place.
The CNSC invites interested persons to assist in the further development of this draft regulatory document by commenting in writing on the document's content and potential usefulness. Please respond by February 4, 2005. Direct your comments to the postal or e-mail address below, referencing file 1-8-8-307.
The CNSC will take the comments received on S-307 into account when developing the regulatory standard further. These comments will be subject to the provisions of the federal Access to Information Act.
Draft Regulatory Standard S-307, Requirements for the Disposal of Nuclear Substances, can be viewed on the CNSC web site at www.nuclearsafety.gc.ca. To order a printed copy of the document in either official language, please contact:
Regulatory Standards and Research Division
Directorate of Operational Strategies
Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
P.O. Box 1046, Station B
280 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5S9
Telephone: (613) 947-3981
Fax: (613) 995-5086