Seoul defies WTO ruling, vows to keep ban on Japan’s Fukushima seafood

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TweetYum Seoul defies WTO ruling, vows to keep ban on Japan’s Fukushima seafood | 24 Feb 2018 | South Korea vows to maintain its restrictions on Japanese seafood imports and appeal the WTO’s ruling against additional radiation tests and bans on fishery products introduced in the wake of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster. In 2015, […]

Fukushima: Debris Island the Size of Texas Heading to the US Coast

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TweetYumExperts at NOAA are becoming increasingly concerned not just about the debris from Fukushima that is arriving on our shores, but with the non-native bugs, germs and even sea life that is arriving with it. “At first we were only thinking about objects like the floating docks, but now we’re finding that all kinds of […]

Fukushima reactor meltdown was a man-made disaster, says official report

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TweetYumJapanese investigators say tsunami wasn’t sole cause of nuclear accident and criticise collusion and poor regulation “Across the board, the commission found ignorance and arrogance unforgivable for anyone or any organisation that deals with nuclear power. We found a disregard for global trends and a disregard for public safety.” Red Ice Creations News Feed   […]

Oi’s reactor 3 first to go critical after Fukushima

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TweetYumShareThis Oi’s reactor 3 first to go critical after Fukushima –Utility is firing up 1.18-million-kw reactor, despite presence of hundreds of protesters there since Saturday 03 Jul 2012 Reactor 3 at the Oi power plant in Fukui Prefecture attained a self-sustaining chain reaction, or criticality, early Monday after being restarted the previous night, becoming the […]

Fukushima radiation sizzling at 10 sieverts in flooded basement of unit 1

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TweetYumShareThis Fukushima radiation sizzling at 10 sieverts in flooded basement of unit 1 29 Jun 2012 Tokyo Electric Power Co. said Wednesday that radiation levels exceeding 10 sieverts have been detected in the flooded basement of reactor 1 at the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant, a development that will hamper its decommissioning. Radiation from […]