Person: Mahdi Khelfaoui

Mahdi Khelfaoui, former nuclear safety analyst for AECL

Private profits vs public policy: How Canada lost its leading medical isotopes position
By Mahdi Khelfaoui

In March 2018, the Chalk River nuclear laboratories in Ontario will produce their last medical radioisotopes, the federal government having decided in February 2015 to permanently shut down the NRU research reactor.