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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

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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

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Rising Tritium level in Bypass water / Became the highest density again

On 6/25/2014, Fukushima Diary reported the Tritium density reached the highest level in one of the bypass wells.   Tritium density reached the highest in one of the bypass wells

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Tepco to cover the 180,000 m2 of sea bed of Fukushima plant port with concrete

On 6/26/2014, Tepco announced that they are going to start covering the sea bed of Fukushima plant port with concrete. It’s 180,000 m2. Tepco states they will start the construction

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Tritium density reached the highest in one of the bypass wells again / Already double as one month ago

Following up this article.. Highest level of Tritium measured from a bypass well [URL]   From Tepco’s report on 6/25/2014, the Tritium density from the issued bypass well became the

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Tepco finally admitted the “possibility” that contaminated water penetrated to the deep layer of the ground

Tepco finally admitted the possibility that contaminated water penetrated to the deep layer of the ground. Tepco announced in the extraordinary press conference of 6/24/2014. Fukushima Diary has been pointing

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Bypass water discharge to the Pacific turned out “meaningless” / Tepco to continue for a few more months

Bypass water discharge has not decreased groundwater flowing to the plant buildings at least by now.   It has been a month since Tepco started pumping up contaminated groundwater to

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2,200,000,000,000 Bq/m3 of All β was measured seaside trench of Reactor2 last year/ Tepco underrated 1/3× for a year

Last July, Fukushima Diary posted..   On 7/27/2013, Tepco announced they measured 2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3 from retained water of seaside trench of reactor2. It’s water intake power cable trench from reactor2.