Cyclife is owned by EDF – itself largely owned by the French government. While the scrap metal facility, described below, is in the UK, there is a similar facility, also previously owned by Studsvik, which is located on the Mississippi River in Memphis, TN. The Memphis facility is owned by EnergySolutions. EnergySolutions’ Doug Kimmelman was a Trump fundraiser/large donor. Some downriver cities get their water from the Mississippi River. The addresses for the Memphis facility are 1790 Dock St and 2550 Channel Ave, Memphis, TN. https://www.justice.gov/atr/case-document/file/915311/download. The Memphis facility looks even worse than the Cumbrian one (see image on this blog post bottom). Where are the Memphis watchdogs?
From Radiation Free Lakeland:
“Cumbrian Radioactive Scrap Metal Plant Condemned by Nuclear Safety Group
Nuclear Safety Group Radiation Free Lakeland have written to Cumbria County Council urging action on what they allege are serious breaches at Cyclife’s radioactive scrap metal plant…
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