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[Express] “Supermarket gives nickname to deformed strawberry to sell”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates.   <Translate> I tweeted about the deformed strawberry harvested in Kasakake town in Gunma. I found the same brand harvested in Tochigi

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Only 4 smelt samples collected in Haruna lake, 340Bq/Kg measured but fishing restriction is lifted

  In Haruna lake of Gunma, the fishery corporative tried to collect the samples of Japanese pond smelt to analyze the radiation level. The smelt fishing is their main industry,

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Cesium-134/137 amount in the atmosphere have not been changed since September of 2011

According to CTBT, Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty’s radiation monitoring post in Takasaki Gunma, the amount of cesium-134/137 in the atmosphere have almost not been changed since September of 2011. Last December,

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Only 2 Japanese pond smelt caught from 3 days test fishing in Haruna lake Gunma

  On 1/22/2013, Fukushima Diary reported “Japanese pond smelt gone nearly extinct in Haruna lake Gunma, can’t even find a sample for radiation test”. [Link 1] By the third day

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Japanese pond smelt gone nearly extinct in Haruna lake Gunma, can’t even find a sample for radiation test

In order to check the radiation level, fishery cooperative tried to fish Japanese pond smelt in Haruna lake Gunma on 1/21/2013, but they managed to obtain only one sample with

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16 Bq/Kg of I-131 measured from sewage sludge in Gunma

According to Gunma prefecture, 16Bq/Kg of Iodine-131 was measured from sewage sludge. 9 Bq/Kg of Cs-137 was also measured from the same sample. The sample was collected from 12/21 to

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Norovirus patients keep increasing in severely contaminated North Kanto area

Variant of norovirus is having an outbreak. (cf, [Mutation] Variant of norovirus outbreak, spreading to out of Japan [Link]) On 12/25/2012, NHK reported the norovirus patients are increasing in North

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Brown rain fell in Takasaki city Gunma

A resident in Takasaki city Gunma reported brown rain fell on 12/22/2012. The person comments she has never seen it before. Source     Iori Mochizuki _____ Français : Une

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[Express] “40,000 Bq/Kg from soil in Kiryu city Gunma”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates. 市の放射線対策室に行った時、約40000Bq分の土壌を袋に詰め引き取ってもらったが最初は「持ってきても困る」そして「元の場所にもどせ」と言われた。こんな危険な物を戻せるか!?との質問に「危険ではない」と言い切る担当者に「袋開けて扇ぐからホコリ吸い込め」と言ったら …続く — 中年爆走パパさん (@zcpower) 12月 18, 2012 <Translate> I have tried to give the bag of the soil of 40,000 Bq/Kg

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Sewage sludge ash in Tokyo contains 3.6 times much cesium as Gunma

Sewage sludge ash in Tokyo contained 3.6 times much cesium as the one in Gunma. It was 10.2 times much as the one in Kanagawa. All the samples were taken