Nagra is the National Technical Competence Centre in the field of deep geological disposal of radioactive waste.

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Annual general meeting in Bern – «Successful year for waste management»


«2014 was a successful year for the Swiss waste management programme», said the President of Nagra’s Board of Directors, Corina Eichenberger.

Feature on the Grimsel Test Site on 10vor10


With a duration of 18 years, the FEBEX experiment is the longest-running experiment of its type on radioactive waste disposal. The swiss channel SRF1 reported on this project yesterday.

International experts consider Swiss participation process to be exemplary


Switzerland presents its waste management activities at the IAEA Review Meeting and garners high praise for its approach to site selection.

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New film about the FE Experiment

Trial run for a deep geological repository: The Full-Scale Emplacement Experiment, or the FE Experiment in short, in the Mont Terri Rock Laboratory has now entered the actual monitoring phase. The concrete plug is in place phase and a glimpse of what is happening behind it will now be impossible for years, or even decades. The film shows what is going on behind the scenes.


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