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Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Bypass water discharge increased groundwater level in Fukushima plant

Related to this article.. Tepco announced bypass project decreased 130 t / d of water / Worker “No supportive data” [URL]   Contrary to expectation, bypass water project increased a

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tepco gave up pumping up contaminated water beside 4 crippled reactors to discharge to the sea

Related to this article.. 460,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 detected from mountain side of Reactor 2 [URL]   Tepco is going to give up discharging the contaminated water pumped up from

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460,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 detected from mountain side of Reactor 2

Extremely high level of Cs-134/137 was detected in groundwater taken beside Reactor 2, Tepco announced on 10/24/2014. The specific state of underground is not verified yet. It is groundwater taken from

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Unidentified algae looking-creature mass generated in bypass well / Tepco “Great quantity”

Unidentified creature was mass-generated in one of the bypass wells to stop pumping up groundwater, Tepco announced on 10/21/2014. The creature looks like algae. Tepco is pumping up groundwater from

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Strontium-90 detected in potentially discharged water from Reactor 1 and 3

2,800 ~ 11,000 Bq/m3 of Strontium-90 have been detected from pumped water around Reactor 1 and 3, according to Tepco.   On 10/1/2014, Tepco released nuclide analysis data of groundwater.

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Strontium-90 detected outside of Fukushima port / Highest reading in front of Reactor 4 too

Photo : Reactor 5 and 6 take 6,000 t of water per hour here and discharge it to the outside of the port.   Significant level of Strontium-90 has been

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Underground structure rapidly heated by up to 40℃ when water reduced

Underground trench water gets rapidly heated when water level decreases, according to Tepco.   On 10/3/2014, Tepco released the report about the failed frozen water wall project. (cf, Tepco to

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

5 sorts of nuclide density marked the highest readings in seaside of Reactor 2 again

Photo : Boring hole in seaside of Reactor 2.    Related to this article.. Tritium density of groundwater nearby the sea jumped up over 10 × [URL]   5 sorts

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tritium density of groundwater nearby the sea jumped up over 10 ×

Photo : Fukushima plant port is open to the Pacific but Tepco and the government of Japan state most of the contamination is blocked inside of the port.   Following

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All β nuclide density became 100,000 × in seaside of Reactor 2 since this February

Photo : North water intake of Reactor 1 ~ 4 [URL]   All β nuclide density to contain Strontium-90 became 100,000 times much since this February in groundwater. Fukushima Diary