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Cesium-137 density spiked over 300 × in groundwater of Reactor 2 seaside

Various nuclides density rapidly increased in groundwater collected in Reactor 2 seaside, according to Tepco.   As Tepco reports, they found Mn-54 and all β nuclides density (to include Sr-90)

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Retained water underground temperature went up by 10℃ near Reactor 2 / Tepco “Still investigating the cause”

Following up this article.. Tepco to give up the preceding frozen wall and directly fill the trenches with cement instead [URL]   The retained water temperature went up by 10℃

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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

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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

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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