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Tomorrow's World


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A decision is expected soon on whether Britain should begin recycling imported nuclear waste at the Thorp reprocessing plant in Cumbria. The scientific and environmental arguments have been long and bitter, and opinion is sharply divided as to whether Thorp is world-beating technology or just a dangerous nuclear dustbin. Tomorrow's World looks behind the battle lines to examine the way in which the relevant decisions are made and what the implications are for other controversial technologies. Also, how the historic stained glass of a German cathedral inspired a new pollution monitor, and the reason why local vineyards are benefiting. With Kate Bellingham , Carmen Pryce , Judith Hann and Howard Stableford.
Producer Jack Weber
Editor Dana Purvis
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Unknown: Kate Bellingham
Unknown: Carmen Pryce
Unknown: Judith Hann
Producer: Jack Weber
Editor: Dana Purvis

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