Over 2× as safety limit of Cs-134/137 detected from fish outside of Fukushima plant port

Photo : Angel Shark [Wikipedia]

High level of Cesium-134/137 was detected from fish outside of Fukushima plant port, according to Tepco.

The report was published on 1/20/2015. The sample was the muscle part of “Angel Shark” caught in the beginning of last December.

Cesium-134/137 density was 209 Bq/Kg. This is over double as the food safety limit in Japan.

The sampling location was 3km offshore of Fukushima plant area. Radioactive contamination is assumed to be spreading in the Pacific and biological concentration is progressing.

The English version of this report has not been published yet.

http://www.tepco.co.jp/nu/fukushima-np/f1/smp/2015/images/fish02_150120-j.pdf

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