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Cs-134 / 137 density jumped up 12 times much as previous highest reading in groundwater beside Reactor 2

On 7/29/2014, Tepco announced Cesium-134 / 137 density of groundwater increased by over 12 times much as the previous highest reading. This July, the groundwater was taken in the seaside

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Bypass water discharge didn’t decrease contaminated water but only spread contamination to the Pacific

Following up this article.. Bypass water discharge to the Pacific turned out “meaningless” / Tepco to continue for a few more months [URL]   Contaminated bypass water discharge didn’t decrease the

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2,700,000,000 Bq/m3 of Strontium-90 measured from groundwater nearby Reactor 2

Following up this article.. Strontium-90 detected from seawater of Fukushima plant port in 95% of the tests [URL]   Extremely high level of Strontium–90 was measured from groundwater of various

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Strontium-90 detected from seawater of Fukushima plant port in 95% of the tests

Strontium-90 was measured from most of the areas in Fukushima plant port from January to March. 2014.   On 7/25/2014, Tepco released the report about Strontium-90 analysis of seawater to

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Tepco dropped 2t of ice for “frozen” wall with shovel and protective clothing – Photo

Following up this article..   Desperate Tepco to drop ice and dry ice to help “frozen wall” be frozen [URL]   On 7/23/2014, Tepco announced they are going to drop

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Desperate Tepco to drop ice and dry ice to help “frozen wall” be frozen

Following up this article..   Preceding “frozen” water wall not frozen over 2 months – Video [URL]   On 7/7/2014, Tepco admitted the preceding “frozen” water wall hasn’t gotten frozen

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Highest density of All β and Cs-134 measured from groundwater near Reactor 2

1,200,000,000 Bq/m3 of All β nuclide to include Strontium-90 and 9,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cesium-134 was measured from groundwater, according to Tepco.   These are the highest readings since they started

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Nuclear Expert “Fukushima plant is now like a swamp of radioactive material due to the contaminated water”

Photo : Tepco’s first discharge of contaminated groundwater to the Pacific   Assistant professor. Koide from Kyoto university commented on a radio program that Fukushima plant area is like a

Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Preceding “frozen” water wall not frozen over 2 months – Video

Following up this article..   Preceding frozen water wall hasn’t worked since April [URL]   Related to this article.. Fukushima worker “Frozen wall was originally designed to stand with clay

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Unknown groundwater started breaking into common pool as storage facility of SFP4 fuel

Contaminated groundwater has started breaking into common pool, to where Tepco is transferring the fuel assemblies from Reactor4 pool. From Tepco’s announcement of 7/3/2014, they found groundwater was leaking into