Japan is poised to flood the Pacific with one million tons of nuclear water contaminated by the Fukushima power plant

The Japanese government is being urged by experts to gradually release radioactive water in to the Pacific Ocean more than six years after a tsunami overwhelmed the Fukushima nuclear power plant.
The water is stored on site in around 900 large and densely packed tanks and could spill should another major disaster strike. 
The government has been urged to release the water into the ocean as all the radioactive elements of the water except tritium - which has been said to be safe in small amounts - have been removed through treatment. 
But if the tank breaks, the contents may not be able to... read more

27 November 2017 in Science &Technology, Views: 50
Source: Daily Mail

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