Goals

Issues

The key question is: can radioactive waste be stored safely in Opalinus Clay? The Mont Terri rock laboratory is engaged solely in research. No deep geological disposal will be built at Mont Terri.

Links

Useful links and important partners for the project

Task

What is the purpose of a rock laboratory? Why is research being carried out here into the Opalinus Clay? Who is taking part in the research? What are the research objectives? swisstopo runs the Mont...

Core Messages

16 partners from Europe, Japan, Canada, the USA and Switzerland are carrying out research at the Mont Terri rock laboratory. The Mont Terri rock laboratory is a generic research laboratory; a deep...