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Contaminated water crisis

Tepco “It takes 2 months to build welded type of the tank”

Following up this article..Tepco’s data shows they’re to run out of tanks in the 3rd week of November [URL] In the press conference of 9/4/2013, Tepco stated they take 2

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[What’s going on?] Cesium-134/137 level jumped up in the drain “upstream” of the leaking tanks

Following up this article..[Backward flow of contaminated groundwater ?] High level of radiation detected in drain upstream of any tanks [URL]   From Tepco’s data, Not only all β (including

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[Direct leakage of coolant water ?] High level of radiation in groundwater beside reactor2 building

According to Tepco, significant level of radioactive material was detected in the groundwater beside reactor2. Groundwater is highly contaminated on the seaside of the buildings. However, this measurement point is

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550,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134/137 measured outside of the impervious wall / Contaminated water overflowing the wall

According to Tepco, high level of Cesium-134/137 was detected outside of the impervious wall, where is only 2m from the sea. Tepco built the underground wall on the coastal line


650,000 Bq/m3 of all β detected from groundwater around leaking tank / Leaked water possibly reached groundwater

About 300m3 leakage, Tepco measured 650,000 Bq/m3 of all β (including Strontium-90) in the groundwater beside the leakage area according to Tepco. In order to check if the leaked water

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[Video] Crane leaned down at Reactor3

According to Tepco, the remote controlling 600 tones crawler crane leaned down beside reactor3. Tepco reports it didn’t cause any damage on reactor3 building, data shows no abnormality. The cause