Japan gov’t proposes Fukushima water release to sea or air

The Associated Press, Tokyo - Monday, 23 December 2019   Japan's economy and industry ministry has proposed gradually releasing or allowing to evaporate massive amounts of treated but still radioactive water at the tsunami-wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant. The proposal made Monday to a body of experts is the first time the ministry has narrowed down … Continue reading Japan gov’t proposes Fukushima water release to sea or air

Japan prepares to lift Fukushima evacuation order allowing residents to return eight years after devastating nuclear accident left 18,000 dead

Japan is set to lift evacuation order in town where Fukushima nuclear plant is The government plans to lift the order for part of Okuma town on April 10  It will be the first time the order has been lifted in either Okuma and Futaba By AFP - PUBLISHED: 22:51 EDT, 25 March 2019 | UPDATED: 10:10 EDT, 26 March 2019 … Continue reading Japan prepares to lift Fukushima evacuation order allowing residents to return eight years after devastating nuclear accident left 18,000 dead

Eight years on water woes threaten Fukushima cleanup with fish found around the waters of Hawaii and Alaska contaminated with cesium 134 the radioactive finger-print of Fukushima

Friday, 8 March 2019 The silence surrounding the Fukushima disaster recently has been deafening, it is one year in fact since any reliable information has been released from Tokyo Electric Power Co, the owners of the stricken plant. Last year, Tokyo Electric Power Co said a system meant to purify contaminated water had failed to … Continue reading Eight years on water woes threaten Fukushima cleanup with fish found around the waters of Hawaii and Alaska contaminated with cesium 134 the radioactive finger-print of Fukushima

Scientists predict radioactive cesium-137 from Fukushima to reach North American coast soon

(NaturalNews) Fallout from the Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster in northern Japan in March 2011 continues to mount, as scientists now estimate that radioactive materials from the contaminated site are likely to reach North American shores later this year. "Following the March 2011 Fukushima disaster, large amounts of water contaminated with radionuclides, including Cesium-137, were … Continue reading Scientists predict radioactive cesium-137 from Fukushima to reach North American coast soon