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Sr-90 in Fukushima nuclear plant significantly increasing, Max as 127 times much within 8 months in 2012

On 5/21/2013, Fukushima Diary reported “Plutonium in Fukushima nuclear plant significantly increasing ,Max as 632% within 8 months of 2012 [URL]” According to Tepco, Strontium-90 (half-life, 29.1 y) is also

Sea contamination

[1,900 Bq/m3] Sr-90 measured from Fukushima plant offshore seawater, Tepco admitted it’s due to the accident

According to Tepco, Sr-90 was measured from seawater around Fukushima nuclear plant. The highest reading was 1,900 Bq/m3 from North of reactor 5-6 Discharge Channel. The sample was taken on

Contaminated water crisis

[The only countermeasure] Tepco pumping up leaked water to return to the crippled reservoirs

About the major leakage of highly contaminated water reservoir, Tepco announced the press release. In the report, Tepco states they are pumping up the leaked water to return to the

Contaminated water crisis

[Out of control] Tepco admitted another contaminated water reservoir leaking as well

On 4/6/2013, Fukushima Diary suggested the possibility that another contaminated water reservoir (No.3) is also leaking water. (cf, [Leakage] Density of beta nuclide increased by 17%, radiation detected from 2

Contaminated water crisis

[710 GBq of beta nuclide] 120 m3 of highly contaminated water leaked to underground, 800m to the sea

Following up this article “[13,000m3] Tepco takes 2 weeks to stop water leaking, Worker “could be due to the extremely high level of radiation” [URL]” Tepco announced it was 120

Contaminated water crisis

100 tones of contaminated water may have already leaked to the ground

Following up the serious leakage of highly contaminated water, Tepco’s emergency press conference is still on-going. (cf, [13,000m3] Tepco takes 2 weeks to stop water leaking, Worker “could be due

Contaminated water crisis

[13,000m3] Tepco takes 2 weeks to stop water leaking, Worker “could be due to the extremely high level of radiation”

Tepco announced they had extremely highly radioactive water leaking to underground. [URL] From their emergency press conference from 1:30 of 4/6/2013 (JST), there is 13,000 m3 of contaminated water in

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1,140 Bq/Kg of Strontium-90 in the main gate of Fukushima plant, 8,950,000 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 from vegetation

According to the study of Colorado State University, Vienna University of Technology and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1,140 Bq/Kg of Strontium-90 was measured in

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

[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

Cover-ups

[Express] “Even my 87 y.o grandmother was saying Strontium is the most harmful since 311”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates.   <Translate> My 87 years old grandmother has been warning Strontium is the most dangerous since just after 311. She is nothing