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2 municipal governments in Toyama to start test incineration of 32 tones of debris from Iwate

Tateyama machi and Takaoka city in Toyama prefecture are going to start the test incineration of debris from Iwate from 12/15 to 12/17/2012. Toyama prefecture is in the west coast

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Japan to pay US 5 million USD of ex-gratia payment for drift debris

On 11/30/2012, Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Japanese government is going to pay US 5 million USD of ex-gratia payment for debris drifted to US. Japanese prime minister Noda declared

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Radiation level spiked up in west coast of Japan for about 10 hours

According to Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, radiation level spiked up in Komatsu city Ishikawa. It jumped up from 0.05 μSv/h to 0.1 μSv/h between 10:30 and 20:00 of

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760 Bq/Kg of cesium from Asian black bear in west coast of Japan

According to the report of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, 760 Bq/Kg of cesium was measured from Asian black bear in Niigata prefecture,where is in west coast of Japan.  

Food contamination

450 Bq/Kg from mushroom in west coast of Japan

450 Bq/Kg of cesium was measured from wild mushroom taken in Yuzawa machi Niigata, where is in west coast of Japan. The sample is “Shironumeriiguchi” taken on 10/15/2012. It was

Food contamination

Cesium from mushroom made in Kyushu, sold in west coast of Japan

According to the report of  Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, cesium was measured from mushroom made in Ohita prefecture, in Kyushu of western Japan. It was sold in Niigata

Food contamination

1100 Bq/kg from dried mushroom sold in west coast of Japan

Agricultural products are still harvested in disaster area and shipped to less contaminated zone. According to the food measurement report of Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, 1100 Bq/Kg of cesium was

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Cesium measured from school lunch ingredient in Niigata, west coast of Japan

  Your child may be forced to eat contaminated food for school lunch Cesium was measured from ingredient of school lunch. The school is in Niigata, on the west coast

Sea contamination

Cesium from tuna fished in west coast of America

On 5/28/2012, researching team of Stanford university published cesium was measured from Bluefin tuna of American west coast on Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States

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West coast of Japan 10 times more contaminated than mandatory evacuation zone in Belarus

Following up this article..1.4 μSv/h of alpha ray in Niigata 500,000Bq/kg of cesium was measured on the roof of Yamagata university, announced in Yamagata prefectural disaster committee on 5/30/2011. It