Sellafield company is prosecuted

The Environment Agency is prosecuting British Nuclear Fuels for failing to keep part of its controversial sea discharge pipeline at Sellafield in good repair. The agency is charging the company with two breaches of the Radioactive Substances Act over the condition of a bridge that carries the pipeline over a railway and the River Ehen […]

The Environment Agency is prosecuting British Nuclear Fuels for failing to keep part of its controversial sea discharge pipeline at Sellafield in good repair.

The agency is charging the company with two breaches of the Radioactive Substances Act over the condition of a bridge that carries the pipeline over a railway and the River Ehen before it runs into the Irish Sea.