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Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

2,029,900,000 Bq of Cs-134/137 leaked as contaminated water in Fukushima plant

According to Tepco, a leakage detector of waste incineration building went off around noon of 3/23/2016. Tepco reports the leaked volume was 5.3 t. The leaked contaminated water was from

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

7,200,000,000 Bq of All β nuclides in contaminated water leaked from Reactor 2

On 11/5/2015, Tepco announced the retained water in Reactor 2 building was found leaking on transferring. From Tepco’s report, the leaked volume was approx. 0.23 m3. The leakage detector went

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

13,440,000 Bq of Cs-134/137 found leaking in Reactor 4 building / Tepco “This is not contaminated water”

1.2 t of contaminated water found leaking in Reactor 4 building, according to Tepco. A leakage detector went off at 11:19 of 2/27/2015, however a Tepco employee couldn’t find the

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

6 t of contaminated water leaked from ALPS / 720,000 Bq of all β nuclide leaked to environment

On 12/17/2014, Tepco leaked 6 t of contaminated water to the environment. They report it was water processed by ALPS (Advanced Liquid Processing System). The leakage occurred when water was

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Tritium density rose up 10 × since July in seaside of Reactor 1

Tritium density increased to be 10 times much as July near Reactor 1, according to Tepco. The sample is groundwater taken from the seaside of Reactor 1. Tritium density had

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

98,000,000 Bq of all β leaked from contaminated water tank

On 9/4/2014, Tepco reported they found highly contaminated water leaking from the joint part of two tanks.   It was desalinated concentrated water. Cs-134/137 density was 9,800,000 Bq/m3, All β nuclide

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

All β nuclide density spiked 32 times much in groundwater of Fukushima plant

All β nuclide density of groundwater jumped up 32 times much on 8/27/2014, according to Tepco. All β nuclide includes Strontium-90. It was 2,600,000 Bq/m3 on 8/26/2014, but rose to

Fukushima Plant Plant hazard Spent Fuel Pools

Reactor 5 pool without coolant system leaked its coolant water

Photo : Leaked SFP 5 water before pumped up.   According to Tepco, SFP 5 (Reactor5 Spent Fuel Pool) leaked its coolant water on 7/19/2014.   Unidentified water was found

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Plant hazard

2,200,000,000,000 Bq/m3 of All β was measured seaside trench of Reactor2 last year/ Tepco underrated 1/3× for a year

Last July, Fukushima Diary posted..   On 7/27/2013, Tepco announced they measured 2,350,000,000,000 Bq/m3 from retained water of seaside trench of reactor2. It’s water intake power cable trench from reactor2.

Contaminated water crisis

[Video] Inside Reactor1 torus room, leakage point not identified

              Tepco investigated Reactor1’s torus room on 6/11/2014. Torus room is where to contain the donut-shaped coolant facility of the reactor. This May, Tepco