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Radioactive recycling – how a phantom dump haunts the Centre

Jun 02, 2014 | Discuss

Radioactive recycling – how a phantom dump haunts the Centre

Alex Nelson The recent revelation by former Labor Prime Minister Bob Hawke that he supports the establishment of a radioactive waste dump in the Northern Territory, and that Chief Minister Adam Giles also supports this project (since confirmed by Giles), is hugely ironic in light of what occurred over this matter in the late 1980s – a time when Hawke presided as the PM of the nation and the CLP, never out of office, ruled the Northern Territory. A low-level radioactive waste dump to be located...Read more