Posts Tagged ‘Radioactive contamination’

Japan:Cesium-contaminated mushrooms served in food

Saturday, November 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 5 ,2011
Radioactive cesium exceeding the government standard has been found in mushrooms grown at a facility in Yokohama City, near Tokyo. About 800 people were served food containing the mushrooms from March through October. Read more…

Japan:IAEA team continues observing decontamination

Monday, October 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 10,2011

Experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency have observed the Japanese government’s experimental decontamination of a farm in Iitate Village. The land is in Fukushima Prefecture, inside the government-designated evacuation zone. Read more…

Japan:Radioactive iodine spread south of nuclear plant

Thursday, September 22, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 22,2011

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Hiroshima University to study low-level exposure

Wednesday, August 3, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 3,2011

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Japan:Govt. to implement measures outside Fukushima

Sunday, July 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 24,2011

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Japan:Nagasaki staffers exposed to Fukushima radiation

Friday, June 3, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June  3,2011

Nagasaki University Hospital says that at least 40 percent of local people sent to Fukushima Prefecture, host to the crippled nuclear plant, suffered internal radiation exposure. Read more…

Japan:Snow on Fukushima peaks found to be radioactive + Related News

Wednesday, June 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  June  1,2011

Snow in the mountains in Fukushima Prefecture is showing radioactive contamination at levels above the safety limit for drinking water. Read more…

Japan:Workers to enter No. 1 reactor building

Sunday, May 8, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  May 8,2011

The Tokyo Electric Power Company plans to send workers into the Number 1 reactor building as early as Sunday afternoon to step up efforts to restore the cooling system. Read more…

Japan:China, Russia concern over contaminated water

Saturday, April 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Apr.09,2011(NHK)

China and Russia have expressed concern over Japan discharging water contaminated with relatively low-level radiation from the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant into the Read more…