The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) in Marcoule and the Institute for Separation Chemistry in Marcoule work together for a sustainable nuclear industry.
CEA Marcoule has been active in the Gard (South of France) for a long time, working for the Defence Department, then the nuclear industry for more than 50 years. It is in charge of nuclear operations at the site, where there are 1,600 people working on a daily basis in Research and Development processes in the downstream phases of the nuclear fuel cycle.