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[Distributed ?] 16,740 Bq/Kg from PROCESSED shiitake mushroom

Following up this article..Citizen’s lab”Average contamination of food samples in Nagano was 154 Bq/Kg, highest in Japan, 150% of safety limit” [URL] CRMS, the citizen’s lab has been analyzing 6,886

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[Food contamination] Cs-137 measured from milk powder produced in Tokyo sold in western Japan

According to Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, o.64 Bq/Kg of Cs-137 was measured from formulated milk powder. It was produced in Tokyo and distributed in Kochi prefecture. Sampling date

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Radiation test result of food for self-consumption is missing on the website of Minamisoma city

Minamisoma city government conducts radiation test of food for self-consumption, which are produced in the city not for sale. However, the test results are missing on their website. The missing

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1,230,000 Bq/Kg of I-131 was measured from vegetation on 3/15/2011

According to METI (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry), extremely high level of Iodine-131 was measured green vegetables around 40km area. The measurement was conducted on 3/15/2011.   The highest

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The haul of Sagami bay is significantly decreasing for unknown reason

The haul of Sagami bay has been significantly decreased since last Autumn. Sagami bay is south offshore of Kanagawa prefecture, where used to be famous for the variety of fish.

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Soma city recommends evacuees to consume fish and mushroom

Soma city in Fukushima recommends evacuees to eat fish and mushroom to take vitamin D. From their survey conducted from 7 ~ 10. 2012, 65.5 % of 197 evacuees were

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25 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134/137 from beef produced in Ibaraki

According to MHLW, 25 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134/137 was measured from beef. It was produced in Ibaraki, measured in Tokyo.It was not distributed. The sampling date was 2/28/2013. The exact readings

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982 Bq/Kg from Shiitake mushroom in Kashiwa Chiba

According to Kashiwa city Chiba, 982 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 was measured from Shiitake mushroom. It was produced in Kashiwa city Chiba for self-consumption. Sampling date : 2/7/2013 Cs-134 : 356

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[Column] The worst thing you wouldn’t want to know

Sometimes people ask me what I would do in the Arctic Circle. I always say “Live”. Some of them ask me, what’s that life for ? Maybe they live for

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49 Bq/Kg measured from beef in Iwaki city Fukushima

According to MHLW, 49 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 was measured from beef. It was produced in Iwaki city Fukushima. It wasn’t distributed supposedly. Sampling date : 2/9/2013 Cs-134 : 15.9 Bq/Kg