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[Column] The mission of Fukushima Diary – Bridge people’s attention to the end of media neglect

I hate money.   It’s the worst distraction for me. I don’t want to be taking care about donation, but I’d starve without it next month. It makes me nervous.

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Plant hazard

Fukushima worker “Tepco had to choose vulnerable flange type of the tanks for the shortage of workers”

Being aware of the leakage risk, Tepco built 350 of flange type of the tanks, which are not welded and vulnerable. Tepco is stating it was inevitable because they didn’t

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Tepco shoots gunite on reactor4 building wall/ “Reinforcing bars are exposed to outside to deteriorate.”

On 8/28/2013, Tepco announced they have been shooting gunite (cement) on the wall of reactor4 building since this June. According to Tepco, reactor4 building has the pillars, beams and walls

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Plant hazard

Fukushima worker had contamination over head, face and chest on transferring water from the leaking tank

On 8/28/2013, a Fukushima worker was found contaminated over the head, face and the chest. The worker is not a Tepco employee, but a subcontract company worker. He was involved

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

Groundwater reached 10cm to the surface of the ground on the seaside of reactor2 / Tepco “No details are verified”

Following up this article..Groundwater level reached 25cm to the surface of the ground on the seaside of reactor2 / No rainfall [URL] According to Tepco, the groundwater level of one

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Yomiuri newspaper to purchase Tepco Ginza branch building for 24 billion yen

According to Tepco, they are going to sell their Ginza branch building and land to the mass media company, Yomiuri Shimbun Holdings and Yomiuri newspaper Tokyo headquarters in order to

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups

[Level.7 Plus] Nuclear Regulation Authority classified H4 tank area leakage as INES Level.3

About 300m3 leakage from H4 tank area, Nuclear Regulation Authority classified the accident as INES (International Nuclear and Radiological Event Scale) Level. 3.   Nuclear Regulation Authority inquired IAEA if