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Tepco disclosed only 10 contamination samples of 5 kinds of seafood in Fukushima port for March

On 4/17/2015, Tepco published the monthly seafood contamination report of Fukushima plant port. However the report contained only 10 samples data of 5 kinds of seafood. The highest reading of

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S. Korea returned 20 t of Japanese marine products for Cs-134/137 contamination / Not from Fukushima area

On 8/21/2014, Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of South Korea announced they retuned 20 t of Japanese marine products from January to July in 2014. The specific reading was not published,

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370 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134 / 137 from 5 ~ 6 km offshore Fukushima plant

Photo : Wikipedia   From Tepco’s fish contamination report released on 7/18/2014, 370 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134 / 137 was measured from fish outside of Fukushima plant port. It’s “Okamejei“, a

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[Still high level of radiation from fish] 193,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from fish in Fukushima plant port

↑ Rockfish   Related to this article.. Tepco discharged 561t of bypass contaminated groundwater to the Pacific [URL]   Extremely high level of radioactive material is still measured from fish

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Exceeding level of Cs-134/137 detected from fish more and more frequently in 20km area of sea since this January

  Tepco has been measuring higher level of Cesium-134/137 in marine products than the safety limit (100Bq/Kg) increasingly frequently since this January.   Tepco announced this in the report submitted

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Seaweed farm dead in Hachinohe city / Rotten and blighted / Fisher “Haven’t seen such a damage”

    Cultivated seaweed such as kelp or wakame are massively dead in the coastal area of Hachinohe city Aomori prefecture.   The local fishery cooperative state most of the

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Why doesn’t Tepco analyze fishery products for Strontium-90 ? → Tepco “Because it’s how it’s supposed to be”

      The reason why Tepco doesn’t analyze fishery products for Strontium-90 is only because it’s the rule. Tepco stated in the press conference of 2/19/2014. Having highly contaminated

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1,070 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134/137 detected from fish 2km offshore of Fukushima Daini / Over 10 times much as safety limit

Note : If you are from the international mass media, Don’t read this site before taking a contact with me.     ↑ Banded dogfish [Wikipedia]   1,070 Bq/Kg of

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110,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from spotbelly rockfish of Fukushima plant port

Note : If you are from the international mass media, Don’t read this site before taking a contact with me.     110,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 was measured from spotbelly

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[Column] Is Japanese seafood safe ?

    Is Japanese seafood safe ? I’m not supposed to say Don’t eat Japanese seafood.   Here I’m going to show three facts. It’s up to you to decide