HC Deb 16 April 1981 vol 3 cc239-40W
Mr. Foulkes

asked the Secretarey of State for the Environment if he will detail the substantial research and development programme and the policy objectives for 1982–83 on the management of civil nuclear waste, referred to in his Department's advertisement in the issue of Building Design published on 27 March.

Mr. Giles Shaw

Details of the policy objectives of the substantial research and development programme into the managemant of radioactive waste, mentioned in the advertisement referred to by the hon. Member, are given in the "Review of Research on Radioactive Waste Management and Radioactivity in the Environment", published in 1979 as Departments of the Environment and Transport Research Report 32. It is intended to publish an updated version of this review in due course.