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The Cigeo preliminary definition project review, and the Ecothèque, a world-class storage of environmental samples, are the headers of this summer edition of the Andra International newsletter.

Also in this issue, read how Andra was recently honored with the visit of Mr. Amano, Director General of IAEA. And  why representatives of 12 Waste Management Organizations gathered in the East of France.

If you wish to receive the quarterly Andra International Newsletter in your mail, please drop us a mail at international@andra.fr or call +33 1 46 11 82 99.


Update Andra International Newsletter #14 

During the opening session of Waste Management Symposium, WM2015, held in Phoenix in March 2015, Mrs. Schwarz, the Director of Energy at the French Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy, delivered a keynote address that reiterated the core values of the French waste management programme: protection of environment, national responsibility, transparency and comprehensiveness.
Download this pdf Download the keynote (PDF - 424 Ko)

After receiving a favorable opinion from the committees in charge of sustainable development in the National Assembly and the Senate, Pierre-Marie Abadie, was appointed  Chief Executive Officer of Andra on 23 October, by a decree of the Presidence of the Republic the 21 october published in the Journal Officiel.

Press release
Biography of Pierre-Marie Abadie


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Annual report




2013 Activity report

Waste management



Where are we?


Where are we?

1 Andra Head Office

2 Manche disposal facility 

3a Disposal facility CSA

3b Disposal facility CIRES (PDF - 348 Ko)

4 Meuse/Haute-Marne Center



Dossier 2005


The In the framework of the mission entrusted upon Andra by the 30 December 1991 waste act, the Agency presented in 2005 a report on the feasibility of a repository for high-level and long-lived radioactive waste in a deep geological formation.
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