Nordion, Bruce Power and Cameco providing reliable supply of Cobalt-60
Nordion, Bruce Power and Cameco are working together to ensure the continued availability of High Specific Activity (HSA) Cobalt 60 used in the treatment of cancer once the National Research Universal (NRU) reactor at Chalk river closes in March 2018.
Nordion and Bruce Power also have an agreement to secure the long-term supply of Cobalt-60 for throughout the life of the four Bruce B reactors. The reactors will operate until 2064 once life-extension maintenance programs are completed over the next two decades.
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