Nuclear energy’s dirty secrets: Canadian DU in US Weapons


This article
in today’s Regina Leader-Post dispels some of the myths about the ‘clean’-ness of nuclear energy, and raises awareness about Canada’s role as a major supplier of depleted uranium to the US war machinery and worldwide.   All Canadians who care about our environment and want a nuke free world should be very concerned and we must voice these concerns to our governments.


EXCERPT:

“Then, there is the undeniable weapons connection. Depleted uranium from enriched Saskatchewan uranium is raw material for the U.S. military. DU bullets have been used in several war zones since 1991 and are responsible for escalating birth deformities and childhood cancers in Iraq.”

See Also:

Canada’s role in depleted uranium weapons worldwide
http://commonground.ca/iss/0707192/cg192_du.shtml
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