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[Reader’s post] Tokyo supermarket selling peach labelled with double origins / “Fukushima・Wakayama” – Photo

A supermarket in Tokyo was selling peach labeling two different origins at once. A reader posted this on 7/23/2014.   The reader states the peach was found yesterday. The label


[Albino] A White mole was found in Wakayama

A white mole was found in Minabe machi Wakayama on 12/3/2012. Ms. Tanimura found it in the farm near her house. It’s 10.5cm, 54 g weight. It’s the sort of


[Albino] Spiny lobster with white abdomen found in Wakayama

In Kushimoto machi Wakayama, spiny lobster (Panilurus sp.) with white abdomen was found. It’s 23cm long, 340g weight. Usually the entire body is without white. The fisher to have caught

Domestic and global Environment Sea contamination

More than 1,000 bonitos found dead in Wakayama western Japan

From 8/7 to 8/8/2012, more than 1,000 bonitos were found dead in Yura cho Wakayama of Western Japan. It happened last year too.   大きな地図で見る The dead bodies of bonitos

Food contamination

Evacuated children, urine test positive for cesium

Fukushima citizen who evacuated to Wakayama had cesium measured from urine test of his children. He assumes it’s from Snack, milk, and school lunch.   大大大ショックです。和歌山在住、小6の長男の尿からセシウムが出ました。福島から避難して約1年になります。家では東日本の食材は避けています。給食・牛乳は普通にとらせていました。あとおやつは市販のものを普通に食べていました。まずは牛乳と市販のおやつを止めるしかないですね… — ikuko(反原発!自主避難中) (@ikurann) March