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Groundwater 1.2 m to the surface of the ground at 2m inside of the impervious wall

About the rising groundwater level, Tepco announced the groundwater level was 1.2m deep underground at 2m inside of the impervious wall on 8/10/2013. The detection point is the newly made

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[Message ?] Mysterious number “45,000 Bq/L” mis-marked under groundwater Sr-90 reading under analysis for weeks

On 8/7/2013, Tepco published the nuclide analysis report of groundwater. On this report, Tepco “mis-marked” the number 45,000 Bq/L below the result of Boring No.1-2. Boring No.1-2 is where they

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All β to include Sr-90 jumped up 47 times much as 5 days before in the boring nearest to reactor2 turbine building

Following up this article..Cs-134/137 in the new boring nearest to reactor2 turbine building over 10 times higher than other borings [URL]   According to Tepco, the radioactive density jumped up

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Tepco plans to open 12 more borings on the seaside of reactor2

Related to this article..[Column] The urging matter of Fukushima nuclear plant -Rising groundwater level [URL]   On 8/2/2013, Tepco reported to Nuclear Regulation Authority that they plan to open 12

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Tepco to pump up accumulating groundwater by the end of August / Tepco “Groundwater may overflow”

Following up this article..[Column] Tepco literally “swamped” in sea contamination prevention [URL] On 8/2/2013, Tepco reported Nuclear Regulation Authority that they are planning to pump up the increasing groundwater. They

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180,000 Bq/m3 of all β including Sr-90 detected at 4m from the sea without impervious wall

According to Tepco, high level of all β (including Strontium-90) was detected from groundwater beside seaside of reactor3. The boring is 4m from the sea between reactor3 and 4 water

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Cs-134/137 in the new boring nearest to reactor2 turbine building over 10 times higher than other borings

According to Tepco, Cs-134/137 level in the groundwater near the turbine building is higher than other locations. The boring is 85m from reactor2 turbine building, which is the closest to

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Tepco measured 3,200,000 Bq/m3 of Tritium from the boring beside reactor3 last year

Related to this article..Tepco knew 29,000,000 Bq/m3 of tritium at 25m from the sea last year but didn’t announce it [URL]   From the research of Fukushima Diary, Tepco knew

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[Column] Tepco literally “swamped” in sea contamination prevention

Tepco is building the impervious wall on the coastal line, but since they started the construction, the groundwater level is rising. On 7/31/2013, Tepco stated it may come up to

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[Column] Accumulated groundwater may overflow to up-ground in early August

    Today I posted a few articles about the rising groundwater level.   The groundwater levels were measured in 4 ground holes.   2 weeks ago, they “discovered” the