Nuclear waste to be shipped 2000 km by road

| April 21, 2013


Artist: Redeye Collective
Title: Nuclear waste to be shipped 2000km by road
Album: Redeye: Vancouver Cooperative Radio
Year: 2013
Genre: Interview
Length: 0:13:12 minutes (12.09 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

Show Notes:

Last year Stephen Harper and Barack Obama agreed to ship liquid waste containing weapons-grade uranium from Chalk River near Ottawa to a site in South Carolina. Gordon Edwards is president of the Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility. He says it’s the first time material this hazardous has been shipped by road. Gordon Edwards speaks with Redeye host Jane Williams.

Redeye is a three-hour live radio show produced by a collective based in Vancouver, B.C.  If you live in the Vancouver area and are interested in alternative media, we’d love to hear from you. You don't need to know anything about radio production -- we provide lots of training and support. To find out more about the people behind this podcast, check out our website. And if you'd like to come down to the station and meet us, contact us at redeye(at)coopradio(dot)org.