Employees at Bruce B are back to work this morning after a small spill of heavy water into a contained room in the station.
Access to Bruce B was restricted this morning as a precautionary measure.
The spill was immediately isolated and routed to a collection tank.
The event occurred early this morning in Unit 6 as part of the maintenance activities on the unit which is shut down for a planned inspection.
All proper notifications were made including to our regulator, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission.
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