Safety & Environment

Cameco is committed to the safe, clean and reliable operation at all our facilities.

We continually strive to improve performance and processes to ensure the safety of our employees, local residents and the protection of the environment.

Our Ontario fuel services operations maintain all required programs, plans and procedures in the areas of:

Cameco's nuclear fuel products are vital to the larger global environmental movement to combat climate change. By providing the fuel for the generation of nuclear power, we contribute to the safe production of efficient, reliable and clean electricity.

(As of December 31, 2023)
Safety Environment Infographic - About 14% of our workforce is dedicated to safety and environmental programs
Safety Environment Infographic - One in 10 Canadian households are powered by Cameco uranium
Safety Environment Infographic - More than 29,200 air water, soil, and vegetation samples are analyzed annually
Safety Environment Infographic - More than 2.5 billion metric tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions are prevented every year because of nuclear power plants


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