Conversion: Port Hope
- Port Hope is the only uranium conversion facility in Canada and one of four in the western world.
- Cameco operates the ISO 14001 certified facility which produces uranium hexafluoride and uranium dioxide, required in the production of fuel for light water and Candu-type, heavy water nuclear reactors.
- Uranium-related products have been produced on the Ontario-based site since 1935.
Environment & Safety
Worker safety, environmental monitoring and proper decommissioning after project completion are of the utmost importance to Cameco.