Nuclear isotopes a reliable medical sterilization life-saver

For more than 35 years, Bruce Power has been a reliable, global supplier of Cobalt-60, a medical isotope used to treat cancer and sterilize medical equipment.


Bruce Power announces its 2023 Cobalt Harvest campaign in partnership with Nordion.

In a great message and overview from Adrian London, Bruce B Plant Manager, “This life saving medical isotope is used to sterilize billions of pieces of PPE, medical supplies and treat Brain Tumours and Breast Cancer.”

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During the next planned maintenance outage of Unit 8 this fall, Bruce Power will harvest enough #isotopes to sterilize between eight and 10 BILLION pairs of gloves, syringes and other medical devices.