HC Deb 14 December 1993 vol 234 c534W
Mr. Llew Smith

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, pursuant to the answer to the hon. Member for Islington, South and Finsbury (Mr. Smith) by the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food on 30 November,Official Report, column 494, if he will set out the criteria his Department will adopt to judge the best practicable environmental option for the long-term handling of decommissioning wastes from nuclear facilities.

Mr. Yeo

Decision about the management of decommissioning wastes from nuclear facilities will be taken in accordance with criteria relevant at the time.