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Tepco admitted the possibility of the direct leakage of coolant water to the ground

In the press conference of 8/23/2013, Tepco’s spokesman commented they suspect the coolant water of turbine buildings may be directly leaking to the ground. The radiation level of the groundwater

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Cesium-134/137 level jumped up 10~1,000 times much as average on the top of reactor3

According to Tepco, Cs-134/137 levels jumped up in the air on the W-S-W side of the top of reactor3 building. Cs-134 reading was 1,200 Bq/m3, Cs-137 reading was 2,600 Bq/m3.

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[300m3 leakage] Tepco “Radiation proof of the tank sealing material has never been tested”

In the press conference of 8/23/2013, Tepco stated they have never tested the radiation proof of the sealing material of the flange type tanks. 3 tanks have leaked contaminated water

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(Chinese media) “May contaminated water affect neighboring countries?” → (Tepco) “We don’t know”

In the press conference of 8/23/2013, Tepco stated that they can’t make a comment about how the contaminated water leakage affect neighboring countries. This was the answer for the question

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[300m3 leakage] Tepco “Leaked contaminated water may have penetrated from the bottom of the tank into the ground “

On 8/22/2013, Fukushima Diary reported that a part of the leaked 300m3 water possibly flowed to the sea. (cf, [300m3 leakage] Vice president of Tepco “Leaked water may have flowed

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Central research institute of electric power industry,”Activity ratio of Sr-90/Cs-137 is 1 outside of Fukushima port”

Following up this article..Tepco “30,000,000,000,000 Bq of Cs-137 and Sr-90 leaked to the Pacific” / 30,000,000,000 Bq still leaking per day [URL]   Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry

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[Column] Soon international media to treat Fukushima fishers as “the bad guys”

Soon Fukushima fishers will be given the bad name by corrupted media. They will be considered to be the one to worsen Fukushima plant situation.   Fukushima plant is the