The federal government has formally selected "Adaptive Phased Management" as its preferred approach for the long-term management of nuclear fuel waste. This approach, which involves storing nuclear waste in a deep geological repository, was recommended by the Nuclear Waste Management Organization in its final report to the Minister of Natural Resources in November 2005.

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http://canadagazette.gc.ca/partII/2007/20070627/html/si63-e.html