La Hague - Nuclear fuel recycling plant
The Areva nuclear recycling plant in the fog of the evening seen from north side. The plant is surrounded by agricultural lands mainly used for cows and sheeps. Some scientists have denounced anormal level of thyroid cancers and Greenpeace and ecologists have calculated high levels of air pollution in the tows around.
Nuclear reprocessing plant of La Hague, by the Cogema company, Normandy, France, March 2011.
- David Gourhan
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