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[Dust alarm] High level of Cs-134/137 detected / Still under mask wearing order

Following up this article..Fukushima worker “Dust monitoring alarm went off possibly due to nitrogen gas injection to reactor2&3″ [URL]     By the dust sampling analysis from 9:50 to 10:10

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Cs-134/137 level in seawater reached the highest since April beside the highly contaminated groundwater area

High level of radioactive material is detected from the groundwater on the east side of reactor2. Tepco is building the impervious wall on the coastal line but it’s increasing the

Contaminated water crisis

Cs-134/137 in the new boring nearest to reactor2 turbine building over 10 times higher than other borings

According to Tepco, Cs-134/137 level in the groundwater near the turbine building is higher than other locations. The boring is 85m from reactor2 turbine building, which is the closest to

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[Groundwater] Cs-134/137 density jumped 1.2 times much as one day before, “33,000,000 Bq/m3, highest ever again”

Following up this article..Cs-134/137 level spiked 90 times much as 3 days before, “27,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137, highest ever” [URL] On 7/9/2013, 33,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 detected from groundwater in

Contaminated water crisis

[Groundwater] Cs-134/137 level spiked 90 times much as 3 days before, “27,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137, highest ever”

On 7/6/2013, Fukushima Diary reported “309,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 detected from the groundwater, “Cs-134/137 may travel underground too” [URL]” On 7/8/2013, Tepco measured 27,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 from the groundwater

Contaminated water crisis

309,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 detected from the groundwater, “Cs-134/137 may travel underground too”

Following up this article..[Nightmare] 900,000,000 Bq/m3 of all β detected from groundwater on the east side of reactor2 [URL] According to Tepco, significantly high level of Cesium-134/137 were detected from

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220 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from carp in Teganuma lake Chiba, over double as “safety” limit

According to Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, 220 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134/137 was detected from carp in Teganuma lake in Chiba. It’s over double as the “safety” limit. In Teganuma

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490 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from “flurry of falling cherry blossoms in Tokyo” of 2012

↑ This is not the specific cherry tree   ↑ The sample     In 2012, cherry blossoms were already contaminated in Tokyo. According to the citizens’ radiation monitoring post,

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1,140 Bq/Kg of Strontium-90 in the main gate of Fukushima plant, 8,950,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from vegetation

According to the study of Colorado State University, Vienna University of Technology and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1,140 Bq/Kg of Strontium-90 was measured in

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Cesium from the urine of 40% of the children in Iwate, “Considering to stop the research anymore”

Last April, Fukushima Diary reported cesium was measured from the urine of 119 among 132 children in Iwate. [URL 1] The second survey was conducted from last October to January.