Magnox Silo Liquor “Crack Under Control.” note: it isn’t

How does the Nuclear Industry get away with wanting to produce ever more and ever hotter nuclear wastes when they cannot contain the existing wastes. The Magnox Swarf silo is leaking - from an unknown point - part of the silo is below ground. United Utilities are abstracting drinking water for West Cumbria from boreholes …

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HOT NUCLEAR WASTES WILL INCREASE GROUNDWATER FLOW

Important New Scientific Publication Modelling groundwater flow changes due to thermal effects of radioactive waste disposal at a hypothetical repository site near Sellafield, UK A. P. Fraser Harris, C. I. McDermott, O. Kolditz, R. S. Haszeldine Environ Earth Sci DOI 10.1007/s12665-015-4156-6 "Substantial heating reduces fluid density and dynamic viscosity. Groundwater flows upwards through permeable damage zones of …

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