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Over double density of Cesium-134/137 as safety limit detected from served school lunch in Utsunomiya city

Photo ; Bamboo shoot [wikipedia]   According to Utsunomiya city government, they detected over double density of Cs-134/137 as safety level from school lunch after serving it to the students


[Iodine-131 detection in school lunch] Obihiro city, “Iodine-131 was mistakenly detected, possibly it’s Pb-214”

Following up this article..”“Iodine-131″ detected from various school lunch ingredients from North Kanto area” [URL] Having the detection data widely reported, on 7/1/2013 Obihiro city board of education announced on

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“Iodine-131” detected from various school lunch ingredients from North Kanto area

According to Obihiro city Hokkaido, Iodine-131 was detected from some school lunch ingredients produced in North Kanto area. Iodine-131 is a fission product. Half-life is 8 days. It is used


Da-te city standardize all the school lunch menus to serve bamboo shoots, “Cs-134/137 from 86% of bamboo shoots”

[Wikipedia]   Da-te city in Fukushima is going to standardize all the school lunch menus and serve bamboo shoots. It will start from this May. The bamboo shoots will be


[School lunch] 1 ~ 20 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 measured from cabbage produced in Aichi prefecture, “Already served”

According to Shinano town government in Nagano prefecture, 1 ~ 20 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 was measured from cabbage for school lunch. They measured Cs-134/137 twice on 4/4 and 4/9/2013. The

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JP Gov plans to ban using imported food ingredients for school lunch

On 3/30/2013, policy chief of the Liberal Democratic Party Takaichi stated in LDP’s meeting that they started considering to pledge to make all the food ingredients of school lunch domestically


Shizuoka prefecture to quit radiation monitoring of school lunch in 3 cities

  From this April, the board of education in Shizuoka is going to quit the radiation test for school lunch in 3 cities, Fuji, yaizu, and Nishiizu cho. They have


In 2013, JP gov to purchase 200 times much Fukushima rice as last year

Japanese government is to purchase 40,000 tones of Fukushima rice in 2013, which is 200 times much as 2012. This year MAFF permits rice planting even in evacuation zone. [Link


Fukushima city rice started being served for school lunch, “will serve if it’s under 20 Bq/Kg”

On 1/22/2013, Fukushima city started serving local rice for school lunch. They are to serve rice produced in Fukushima city if it’s under 20 Bq/Kg. All the schools will serve


Onomichi city board of education in Hiroshima to quit radiation test of school lunch

After April of 2013, the board of education in Onomichi city Hiroshima will not conduct radiation test of school lunch. On 12/25/2012, the citizens’ organization submitted the petition of 3,000