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Tritium density reached the highest level at 3 bypass wells

From Tepco’s report published on 2/18 and 2/21/2015, Tritium density reached the highest level at 3 of 12 bypass wells almost at once. The sampling dates were 2/16 and 2/19/2015.

Breaking news Misinformation Politics

Japanese media reports IAEA urged to dump contaminated water into ocean but no such statement made in real

Japanese media is misleading the Japanese citizens to accept the discharge of contaminated water to the Pacific as a request of an international organization.   On 2/17/2015, IAEA (International Atomic

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

All β nuclide density reached the highest levels at 4 of 5 observation wells in Reactor 1 seaside

On 2/16/2015, Tepco reported all β nuclide (to include Strontium-90) density became the highest at 4 of 5 boring wells in Reactor 1 seaside. The highest reading was 330,000 Bq/m3.

Breaking news Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

590,000,000 Bq/m3 of Strontium-90 measured from groundwater of Reactor 2 seaside

Related to this article.. 31,000,000 Bq/m3 of Strontium-90 measured at the nearest boring well to Reactor 2 [URL]   Still high density of Strontium-90 is detected from groundwater of Reactor

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

31,000,000 Bq/m3 of Strontium-90 measured at the nearest boring well to Reactor 2

On 1/27/2015, Tepco announced they measured high density of Strontium-90 from groundwater in the seaside of Reactor 2. It was 31,000,000 Bq/m3. The sampling point was the boring well, which

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tepco failed in shutting up retained water even with cement / Water level becomes back only within 2.5 hours

Photo : Injecting cement and grout to underground trench. Taken on 11/25/2014.    Following up this article.. Retained water underground temperature went up by 10℃ near Reactor 2 / Tepco

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

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

Contaminated water crisis

Still 3,600 tonnes of contaminated rainwater retained in the faulty designed reserver / “No place to go”

Tepco still retains 3,600 tonnes of contaminated rainwater in underground reservoirs, which experienced the major leakage last Spring. Tepco dug the ground, covered the hole with water shielding sheets, and

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

Tepco not to analyze 25m underground water for Strontium-90 anymore / Sr-90 data to be concealed from now on

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Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

Strontium-90 confirmed to spread all over underground of Fukushima plant area

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