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[Column] What is so serious about finding the highly contaminated water underground ?

Extremely high level of radiation was measured from the water in the facility called “trench”. The trench is connected to one of the 4 crippled reactors, reactor2. The water is


[Column] The world should focus on Fukushima decommissioning

I was dreaming. When I started Fukushima Diary, I tried to call for a pressure from overseas. The last Japanese revolution started with the external pressure by America. but dream


[Reader’s post] English report shows smaller radiation levels → Tepco “Merely a simple mistake”

On 7/25/2013, Fukushima Diary reported English radiation survey map shows radiation levels by taking down a figure one place [URL] A Fukushima Diary reader gave a query to Tepco about


[Express] “Larvae of beetles were all malformed and died in a few days in Kanagawa”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates.   <Translate> A mother of the kindergarten student in Kanagawa was given larvae of beetles. The larvae grew up in the kindergarten

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups

Tepco “Tide level data to prove sea contamination was ACCIDENTALLY DISCOVERED in their own office”

According to Tepco, they accidentally discovered the data to prove seawater comes up and down to Fukushima nuclear plant area. On 7/22/2013, Tepco officially admitted the groundwater of Fukushima plant

Contaminated water crisis

Retained trench water of 2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3 Cs-134/137 may be exchanged with seawater

Following up this article..2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 from seaside trench of reactor2 [URL] According to Tepco, the highly contaminated trench water contains 8,000 ppm of chlorine. They measured 2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3

Contaminated water crisis

750,000,000,000 Bq/m3 of all β nuclides to include Sr-90 detected from seaside trench of reactor2

Following up this article..2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 from seaside trench of reactor2 [URL] From the sample collected in water intake power cable trench from reactor2, they also measured 750,000,000,000 Bq/m3

Contaminated water crisis

2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 from seaside trench of reactor2

On 7/27/2013, Tepco announced they measured 2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3 from retained water of seaside trench of reactor2. It’s water intake power cable trench from reactor2. Tepco opened a hole (20cm diameter)