Features & Updates

UOIT and Fleming College students learn about the PHAI projects


This fall, the Port Hope Area Initiative hosted visits from nuclear engineering students at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and students in the Fleming College Environmental Technology program.

Citizen Liaison Group recruitment well underway. Local citizens are encouraged to join the conversation


The Port Hope Area Initiative (PHAI) is accepting applications for the 2017 Port Hope Project and Port Granby Project Citizen Liaison Groups (CLG) until December 9.

Japanese nuclear regulator representatives visit PHAI for information exchange


Port Hope Area Initiative (PHAI) staff welcomed seven representatives from the Nuclear Regulation Authority of Japan on November 18 to exchange information about the environmental remediation and the management of historic waste.

Historic low-level waste programs consolidated at Port Hope Office


Programs and projects delivered by Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) through the Port Hope Area Initiative Management Office (PHAI MO) and the Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management Office (LLRWMO) are being consolidated at the Toronto Road, Port Hope, building that currently houses the PHAI.

Safely transporting waste during Port Granby Project cleanup


Before leaving the existing Port Granby Waste Management Facility site, trucks transporting historic low-level radioactive waste pass through a vehicle portal monitor and weigh station, which tracks waste volumes and measures radiation.