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Photo 248: The main isotope production laboratory. Open in full size

Photo 248: The main isotope production laboratory.

Picture, 1953, English

Photo 248: The main isotope production laboratory.

Picture, 1953, English

Caption:

Here material which has been irradiated in the NRX nuclear reactor is processed. A.E.C.L. makes an average of 50 shipments of radioactive isotopes per month. More than 80 different kinds of isotopes are produced at Chalk River. Such countries as the United States, Great Britain, various countries of western Europe and South America order Canadian isotopes.

Publisher

Toronto Star

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star Photograph Archive - Public Domain

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

G2--Canada-Ontario-Chalk River

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-2-124-GO-360