Worsened situation of Japanese sea food


Ministry for Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Korea announced contaminated Japanese sea food is increasing.

From last April to the end of 2011, they measured cesium from 21 imported sea food (148.8 tones) from Japan, but it’s already 32 imported sea food (881.3 tones) from the beginning of 2012 to 3/2/2012. Most of them are mackerel and Alaska pollack.

The highest reading was 97.9 Bq/Kg from pollack but because they were all under the korean safety limit, all of them have been distributed in Korean market.


放射性物質の検出例増加 韓国で日本産水産物
2012.3.8 14:17 [韓国]



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