Major leak at Sellafield casts pall over nuclear clean-up agency

A major leak of radioactive liquor has shut down the controversial THORP reprocessing plant at Sellafield, just weeks after the site was taken over by the new Nuclear Decommissioning Authority. The leak threatens to knock a big hole in the NDA's clean-up budget - and has prompted speculation that THORP may not reopen.

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here


Call: 020 8267 8120

30-day free trial 

Gain full access and pay nothing for the first 30 days

Sign up


Prices on request

  • Full access to for 12 months
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits

Need to activate your subscription?
Already a subscriber
If you haven't already, activate your subscription here>>
Company Domain Access
If your company or university has a corporate subscription simply register your email address here to gain access