HC Deb 11 May 1989 vol 152 cc516-7W
Mr. Beith

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment (1) how much nuclear waste is being produced annually in the United Kingdom;

(2) what is the total amount of nuclear waste so far accumulated in the United Kingdom at (a) high level, (b) intermediate level and (c) low level; and what quantity in each category is currently awaiting disposal.

Mrs. Virginia Bottomley

The figures are contained in the 1987 United Kingdom Radio-active Waste Inventory, a copy of which has been placed in the Library of the House.