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Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tepco decided to break their promise with Abe to purify all contaminated water by this April

Following up this article.. 4,200,000,000Bq of β and 10,000,000 Bq of γ nuclides leaked from ALPS again / New technology never get into operation [URL]   As Fukushima Diary has been

Breaking news Domestic and global Environment Ecology

129 dead tunas found to have broken spine / Experts “can be caused by stress and mass hysteria”

Following up this article.. Over 80% of Tuna died since December in a major Tokyo aquarium [URL]   From autopsy inspection, the dead tunas were found to have broken the

Breaking news Domestic and global Environment Ecology

Over 80% of Tuna died since December in a major Tokyo aquarium

81% of Tuna have died in an aquarium of eastern part of Tokyo since the beginning of December. It’s “Tokyo Sea Life Park” run by Tokyo Metropolis, which is the

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Radioactive contamination level jumped over 57 times outside of underground wall

Cs-134/137 and all β nuclides (including Sr-90) density showed the rapid increase in groundwater, according to Tepco. The sample was taken in the seaside of Reactor 2. Sampling date was

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

6 t of contaminated water leaked from ALPS / 720,000 Bq of all β nuclide leaked to environment

On 12/17/2014, Tepco leaked 6 t of contaminated water to the environment. They report it was water processed by ALPS (Advanced Liquid Processing System). The leakage occurred when water was

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Tritium density rose up 10 × since July in seaside of Reactor 1

Tritium density increased to be 10 times much as July near Reactor 1, according to Tepco. The sample is groundwater taken from the seaside of Reactor 1. Tritium density had

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

NRA decided not to apply INES evaluation to Fukushima plant anymore

On 12/10/2014, NRA (Nuclear Regulation Authority) announced they are not going to apply INES (International Nuclear Estimation System) to any further accidents in Fukushima plant. Severe contamination leakage continues to

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Iron-oxidizing bacterium forming microbial population in contaminated groundwater

Following up this article.. Unidentified algae looking-creature mass generated in bypass well / Tepco “Great quantity” [URL]   The unidentified algae was Iron-oxidizing bacterium, Tepco announced in the report published on

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tepco failed in shutting up retained water even with cement / Water level becomes back only within 2.5 hours

Photo : Injecting cement and grout to underground trench. Taken on 11/25/2014.    Following up this article.. Retained water underground temperature went up by 10℃ near Reactor 2 / Tepco

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Strontium-90 density jumped up double in groundwater / 990,000,000 Bq/m3 from Reactor 2 seaside

Following up this article.. Strontium-90 density rose up 3 × in groundwater / 490,000,000 Bq/m3 from Reactor 2 seaside [URL]   Strontium-90 density jumped up to be as double as