- April 19, 2011: Update to regulatory action issued to all Class I facilities and uranium mines and mills in Canada
- March 22, 2011: CNSC request to all Class I nuclear facilities and uranium mines and mills in Canada pursuant to subsection 12(2) of the General Nuclear Safety and Control Regulations
MDS Nordion operates a nuclear substance processing facility, in the Kanata region of Ottawa, where radioisotopes are processed for medical uses.
For more information, see the MDS Nordion Web site.
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) licenses and regulates MDS Nordion by performing inspections and audits to verify that it meets all regulatory requirements and licence conditions. CNSC personnel conduct inspections and evaluations in numerous areas including emergency response, security and radiation protection.
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