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[Express] “Salt made from Fukushima seawater sold in western Japan”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates.   <Translate> I couldn’t help looking twice during the shopping. It reads “Salt made from seawater of Iwaki Fukushima” “Salt content 1/2”

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Tokyo University of Marine Science,”8,000,000,000 ~ 93,000,000,000 Bq of Cs-137 can leak to the sea every single day”

  According to Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Tepco was possibly having 16,100,000,000,000 Bq of Cs-137 leak to the sea from 6. 2011 to 5. 2012. This is

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[Suspicion of contaminated water discharge] Radioactivity density of seawater jumped up in all of reactor 1 ~ 4

According to Tepco, radioactivity density of seawater jumped up in all of the reactors on 3/11/2013. Tepco is running out of the capacity to stock contaminated water. On 3/7/2013, Fukushima

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[USA] Congenital hypothyroid cases in 5 states on Pacific ocean increased by +28% from 3/17 to 6/30/2011

  According to Joseph J. Mangano from the Radiation and Public Health Project and Janette D. Sherman, Congenital hypothyroid cases in 5 states on Pacific ocean (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon

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[Is it already discharged ?] Tritium and Sr-90 density in sea water doubled in the latest data

According to Tepco, tritium and Sr-90 density in sea water picked up last December. The sampling location is about 30m point in north of reactor5 and 6 discharge channel. Officially

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[Column] Nothing in reality

I asked him why he doesn’t analyze food for tritium along with cesium-134/137. Tritium is radioactive water. It’s really hard to remove and causes lymph related cancers etc.. He said

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Tepco takes over 56 years to discharge all tritium to the sea on the most optimistic assumption

Tepco is going to discharge contaminated water to the sea, however, they would take over 56 years to discharge all tritium to the sea according to Tepco. The tritium is

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[Column] Label without cause

When I was in early 20s, I was only thinking about how to make myself look good, talented, and promised. but now I only think about what I could do

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Tepco to discharge underground water via bypass to the sea this April

  On 2/28/2013, the current Fukushima plant chief Takahashi stated Tepco is going to discharge underground water to the sea this April at the earliest. 400 tones of underground water

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Tepco officially announced to discharge contaminated water into Pacific ocean

  Fukushima Diary has been warning that Tepco would discharge the increasing contaminated water to the sea. (cf, Tepco plans to discharge contaminated water into the environment, “Getting permission of