The facility will cost £2.1m to build and will be located inside the Chernobyl exclusion zone.

The funding comes from the UK’s global Threat Reduction Programme which aims to remove the potentiail danger nuclear and biological agents could pose to human health or the environment as well as eliminating the threat of illegal trafficking.

Sam Bond

© Faversham House Ltd 2023 edie news articles may be copied or forwarded for individual use only. No other reproduction or distribution is permitted without prior written consent.

Action inspires action. Stay ahead of the curve with sustainability and energy newsletters from edie