Corporate report

CoRWM's programme of work 2012 to 2015

Details of the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management's (CoRWM's) immediate priorities and future plans.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government



This document set out CoRWM’s priorities in 2012 to 2013 which are:

  • treatment, packaging, storage and transport of higher activity waste (HAW)
  • geological disposal of HAW
  • government and Nuclear Decommissioning Authority preparations for Stage 4 of the Managing Radioactive Waste Safely process (site identification and assessment)
  • proposals for the acceleration of geological disposal
  • development of a strategy to implement the Scottish government HAW policy

This document also outlines topics that CoRWM may address in 2013 to 2015.

Published 26 July 2013