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Cs-134/137 density jumped up 17 × in groundwater of Reactor 3 seaside / Potential leakage from underground wall

On 2/7/2015, Tepco announced they detected a rapid increase in Cesium-134/137 level of groundwater. The sample was taken from Reactor 3 seaside. According to Tepco, the Cesium-134/137 density was 1,390 Bq/m3

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Over 2× as safety limit of Cs-134/137 detected from fish outside of Fukushima plant port

Photo : Angel Shark [Wikipedia]   High level of Cesium-134/137 was detected from fish outside of Fukushima plant port, according to Tepco. The report was published on 1/20/2015. The sample

Breaking news Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

223,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 detected from Jacopever inner Fukushima plant port

On 1/20/2015, Tepco announced they detected 223,000 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134/137 from Jacopever fished inner Fukushima plant port. The sampling date was 12/18/2014. Other nuclides are not tested. Soon it’s going

Breaking news Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

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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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

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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

Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

67,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from Fukushima plant port fish / Only 17 fish data released, No Sr-90 data included

Photo : Wikipedia   According to Tepco, 67,000 Bq/Kg of Cesium-134/137 was measured from “Sebastes cheni” taken in Fukushima plant port. It was fished this June. This is 670 times

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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

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Highest density of Tritium measured from seawater of all of the crippled reactors even outside of underground wall

    On 6/27/2014, Tepco announced they measured the highest density of Tritium from Fukushima plant port. The sample seawater was taken in water intake of Reactor1, 2, and 3&4,

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All β nuclide density in reactor2 groundwater 1,000 times much as before Feb / 10 times much in plant port too

All β nuclide (including Strontium-90) density in groundwater jumped up by 1,000 times since this February, according to Tepco. It is from Tepco’s report about groundwater contamination released on 6/6/2014.