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Nuclear Waste

Volume 447: debated on Friday 16 June 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport which London railway lines are used for the transportation of nuclear waste. (75851)

The Department does not hold this information. The transport of radioactive material by rail is a highly regulated activity that is carried out in accordance with stringent national and international regulations. The intention of the regulatory system is to ensure that these shipments are safe irrespective of the route chose.