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US institution “Very low level of contaminant from Fukushima detected in West coast”/ Large areas left untested

On 11/10/2014, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announced they detected Cesium-134 from seawater of west coast of US. Half-life of Cs-134 is only 2 years, therefore the detected Cs-134 originated in Fukushima

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

Breaking news Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

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

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Tepco’s own data shows filtration system cannot remove Tritium from potentially discharged water at all

Following up this article.. Tepco to pump up highly contaminated groundwater for potential discharge today / Drainage plan submitted to NRA [URL]   Tepco’s filtration system does not remove Tritium

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Japanese mass media “Jiji” rose in revolt against Tepco / 2 trillion Bq leaked to the sea in 10 months

On 9/8/2014, Japanese mass media, “Jiji” reported about 2 trillion Bq of Sr-90 and Cs-137 leaked to the Pacific only in 10 months. This is based on the fact that

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

15 Billion Bq of Tritium flows to the Pacific every single day / Tepco under-reported 1/15 at press conference

Following up this article.. 5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day [URL]   15 Billion Bq of Tritium flows from Fukushima plant area to the sea

Breaking news Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

Fukushima fishery cooperative to let Tepco and the government explain highly contaminated water discharge plan

On 8/25/2014, Fukushima fishery cooperative decided to allow Tepco and the government of Japan give explanation about highly contaminated water discharge plan. (cf, Tepco to pump up highly contaminated groundwater

Breaking news Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day

5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the Pacific on the daily basis in 2014. Tepco announced in the press conference of 8/25/2014. This is due to the contaminated water

Breaking news Misinformation Politics

Fukushima swimming beach still popular – Photo

On 8/3/2014, a local citizen posted on Twitter the picture of a Fukushima swimming beach. (Photo attached on the top) It’s one of their 2 swimming beaches, Nakoso. This year

Breaking news Misinformation Politics

Children swimming in the sea of Fukushima – Video

Following up this article..   Tepco discharged the largest volume of bypass contaminated water / 700 million Bq of Tritium to the Pacific [URL]   In the morning of 8/5/2014,