CBG’s 2014 Annual Report!

In this year’s annual report, we discuss a recent court decision blocking radioactive waste shipments to unlicensed disposal sites.  Earlier this year, CBG reported that Boeing had been shipping radioactive debris left over from building demolition at the Santa Susana Field Laboratory’s (SSFL) nuclear area . . . Read more

SSFL Workgroup Meeting

Will the Santa Susana Field Laboratory Ever Be Cleaned Up? Learn more at the SSFL Workgroup will be meeting on October 1, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E. Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley, CA.

John Pace, a former Atomics International employee, will relay his first-person experiences of the 1959 . . . Read more

NRC Official Calls for Shutdown of Diablo Canyon

New Earthquake Fault More Capable Than Reactor Was Designed to Withstand Read AP article here Read formerly secret NRC inspector’s report here

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Legal Case Filed to Shut Diablo Canyon

Read news article here and the legal brief here. . . . Read more

EPA Considering Further Weakening Radiation Standards

Sixty-Nine Groups Oppose Action

Despite a marked increase in official estimates of how dangerous radiation is, EPA is now considering further weakening its existing lax radiation standards.  CBG prepared a detailed critique of these proposals, joined in on by 68 other organizations in a letter to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy.  . . . Read more

New Report Exposes Boeing Influence Peddling That Derailed Cleanup of a Partial Nuclear Meltdown Site Near L.A.

Consumer Watchdog has released a report detailing connections between former government officials and Boeing.  In the report, Consumer Watchdog

Click here to read the report.

Click here to read Consumer Watchdog’s letter to the governor. . . . Read more

SSFL Workgroup Meeting June 18, 2014

NEXT SSFL WORK GROUP MEETING  Wednesday, June 18th 6:30 PM at the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center 3050 E. Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley, CA 93065

The meeting will include a featured presentation on:

Potential for Offsite Exposures Associated with the Santa Susana Field Laboratory – Dr. Yoram Cohen, Professor . . . Read more

The SSFL Work Group Returns – February 5

CBG is pleased to announce that the Santa Susana Field Laboratory Work Group is back and will hold it’s next meeting on February 5th at 6:30 pm at the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E. Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley, CA 93063.

CBG has been a member of the SSFL Work Group panel for over 20 years. The Work Group met quarterly . . . Read more

Toxic Regulators Questioned at Senate Oversight Hearing

Read the story here.

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CBG Issues Report “50 Years of Power; 500,000 Years of Radioactive Waste”

Comments Submitted to NRC On Draft Nuclear Waste Confidence Rule, click here to download. . . . Read more