West-end Toronto residents shocked by local uranium facility
Residents are searching for answers after only recently discovering that a nuclear facility has been operating in their area for 50 years.
he decided to door-knock in the Lansdowne and Dupont St. area earlier this fall to alert the community to what he calls an environmental and public health hazard.
“People living close to the plant thought it made air conditioners,” said Ruiter. “I couldn’t find anyone who knew about GE-Hitachi’s uranium processing.”