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Tritium and Sr-90 detected outside of Fukushima nuclear plant port

According to Tepco, Tritium and Strontium-90 were detected in the outside of Fukushima nuclear plant port. The sampling date was 7/15/2013. The analysis result hasn’t been published for over a

Sea contamination

Ag-110m detected from 8 of 8 crab samples from 20km radius area of Fukushima nuclear plant port

↑ Ovalipes punctatus [Wikipedia] (This is not the issued sample)   According to Tepco, radioactive silver Ag-110m (half-life 250days) was detected from 8 of 8 crab samples. The crab is

Contaminated water crisis

[300m3 leakage] Did the leakage really stop ? / All β density jumped up 6 times much in the near drain

About the 300m3 leakage of contaminated water, the main nuclides density in the leaked water – All β are increasing in the near drain according to Tepco though the leakage

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

Cs-134/137 level in the groundwater of the seaside of reactor2 increased 6 times much as 10 days before

According to Tepco, Cesium-134/137 density in the groundwater marked the highest in seaside of reactor2. The sample was taken from one of the borings in the area surrounded by the

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[Column] Summary of Fukushima situation – The difference among contaminated water, groundwater and sea contamination

The contaminated water situation is getting increasingly complicated. I think some people are too busy to follow up. Here I’d like to summarize the situation short so you can read

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[Column] The mission of Fukushima Diary – Bridge people’s attention to the end of media neglect

I hate money.   It’s the worst distraction for me. I don’t want to be taking care about donation, but I’d starve without it next month. It makes me nervous.

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Plant hazard

Fukushima worker “Tepco had to choose vulnerable flange type of the tanks for the shortage of workers”

Being aware of the leakage risk, Tepco built 350 of flange type of the tanks, which are not welded and vulnerable. Tepco is stating it was inevitable because they didn’t

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Tepco shoots gunite on reactor4 building wall/ “Reinforcing bars are exposed to outside to deteriorate.”

On 8/28/2013, Tepco announced they have been shooting gunite (cement) on the wall of reactor4 building since this June. According to Tepco, reactor4 building has the pillars, beams and walls

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Plant hazard

Fukushima worker had contamination over head, face and chest on transferring water from the leaking tank

On 8/28/2013, a Fukushima worker was found contaminated over the head, face and the chest. The worker is not a Tepco employee, but a subcontract company worker. He was involved

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

Groundwater reached 10cm to the surface of the ground on the seaside of reactor2 / Tepco “No details are verified”

Following up this article..Groundwater level reached 25cm to the surface of the ground on the seaside of reactor2 / No rainfall [URL] According to Tepco, the groundwater level of one