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Sea contamination

Greenpeace “Cesium from fish sold at supermarkets”

According to Greenpeace, cesium is measured from fish sold at supermarkets. From 10/24/2012 to 11/13/2012, Greenpeace purchased 25 samples at major supermarket chains and cesium was measured from 3 of


Pacific cod was stopped shipping from Ibaraki

Japanese government has been restricting shipment of Pacific cod from Aomori prefecture [Link], but Ibaraki prefecture was added to the restriction area. On 11/7/2012, fishery department of Ibaraki prefecture requested


Aomori prefecture expects to restart shipping cod by collecting 50 ok samples

Japanese government is restricting the shipment of Pacific cod from Aomori prefecture as of 8/27/2012. [Link] Aomori prefectural government is expecting that they can restart the shipment once they collect

Food contamination

Shipment restriction of fish extended to Aomori, 380km from Fukushima plant

  Fukushima Diary reported the increasing amount of cesium in Pacific cod before. (cf. [Sea contamination] Cesium in Pacific cod is increasing offshore Hokkaido) Marine products contamination is spreading over