The poisoned environmental legacy of the ‘Nuclear Park’

Posted: 13th May 2022

A very important article by Linda Pentz Gunter,


Linda Pentz Gunter

Linda Pentz Gunter

Linda Pentz Gunter is the international specialist at Beyond Nuclear and editor and contributor at Beyond Nuclear International.

France prides itself on its “Nuclear Park”, its fleet of once 58 and now 56 operational nuclear reactors that deliver 70% of the country’s electricity. However, the environmental effects of this considerable use of nuclear power – specifically from the need to mine uranium and the choice to reprocess irradiated nuclear fuel – have negatively impacted the health of the French people.


In solidarity,


Pinar Demircan


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