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25,550 Bq/Kg of cesium from Matsutake mushroom, 10,980 Bq/Kg from wild boar from Minamisoma

Minamisoma city measured cesium from 674 among 1,243 samples for self-consumption. The test was conducted this October and the result was published on 11/6/2012. The highest reading was 25,550 Bq/Kg

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6400 Bq/Kg from shimeji mushroom in Koriyama Fukushima, cesium from 91% from the samples

According to Koriyama city government in Fukushima, 6,400 Bq/Kg of  cesium was measured from Shimeji mushroom in this November. Cesium was measured from 20 among 22 samples. (91%) Source 1 2

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[Asahi] Cesium levels in mushroom have also risen in various areas compared with last year

<Quote> [Asahi] ・・・ As of Nov. 16, officials said 93 municipalities in 10 prefectures, including Fukushima, had a shipment restriction in place. For five prefectures–Aomori, Saitama, Yamanashi, Nagano and Shizuoka–wild

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Contaminated mushroom over the safety limit shipped and sold “mistakenly”

From 10/15 to 11/10/2012, 3kg of shiitake mushroom which they measured 170 Bq/kg of cesium from was shipped to the direct sales stores in Futtsu city and Kimitsu city and sold

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Comparing to Ukraine, the ratio of healthy children in Saitama will be only 6% by 2033

Mr. Kowaka, the chairman of NPO Safety of our foods and life analyzes the contamination situation of Saitama city is the same as Ukraine from the field research conducted from

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350 Bq/Kg of cesium from mushroom in Shizuoka

350 Bq/Kg of cesium was measured from mushroom in Shizuoka. It was not shipped according to the report of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. Sample : Calocybe gambosa Sampling date :

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6.5 Bq/Kg of cesium measured from mushroom in Tokyo

6.5 Bq/Kg of Cs-137 was measured from Shiitake mushroom produced in Fuchu city Tokyo according to the report of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. The sampling date was 10/30/2012. It wasn’t

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Gigantic mushroom from Yamagata prefecture

↓ The one on the right is a normal one. Gigantic matsutake mushroom was found in Takahata machi, Yamagata. It’s 25cm long, the diameter is 30cm, weight is 800g, where

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2100 Bq/Kg from mushroom in Nagano

According to Nagano prefectural government, they measured 2,100 Bq/Kg of cesium from wild mushroom taken in Saku city Nagano. Date : 10/18/2012 Sample : Pholiota lubrica Cs-134 : 780 Bq/Kg Cs-137

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450 Bq/Kg from mushroom in west coast of Japan

450 Bq/Kg of cesium was measured from wild mushroom taken in Yuzawa machi Niigata, where is in west coast of Japan. The sample is “Shironumeriiguchi” taken on 10/15/2012. It was