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When discussing the levels of PFAS in the water, results are measured in parts per trillion (PPT). To give some perspective, one PPT equates to 0.05 milliliters in 660,000 gallons of water; that’s the amount of one half of a single droplet of water in 20 Olympic-size swimming pools. 122 mots de plus

PFAS

British shops to sell radioactive BABY FOOD and other produce from Fukushima under EU plan

BRITISH shops will sell radioactive food grown near the Fukushima nuclear disaster site from next month under controversial EU plans.

 

 

Politicians are calling for the foods to be properly labelled… 475 mots de plus

Radiation

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: will Fukushima rice and fruits be on the menu?

Japanese officials insist food from Fukushima is safe despite the 2011 nuclear disaster but China, South Korea and the US still restrict food imports from there… 845 mots de plus

Radiation

Santa Susana Field Laboratory: NASA releases draft supplemental environmental statement covering soil cleanup. Comments due Dec. 9

From the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

NOTE: The Federal Register notice does not give a due date for comments. It says the deadline is 45 days after the date of the Federal Register notice which was October 25. 482 mots de plus

-- During Typhoon Hagibis, at least 14 levees broke in Fukushima Prefecture

Posted on Fukushima 311 Watchdogs:

Photo Credit.
October 16, 2019

From Fairewinds:

News outlets worldwide are reporting that at least 66 residents of Japan have died as a result of Typhoon Hagibis. 404 mots de plus

-- South Korea nuclear regulator wants information on radioactive Fukushima water release

From Reuters

By Jane Chang

20 November 2019

SEOUL (Reuters) – Japan’s reluctance to disclose information about the release of radioactive water from its damaged Fukushima nuclear plant is hampering neighboring countries’ efforts to minimize the impact, the head of South Korea’s nuclear safety agency said on Wednesday. 263 mots de plus

Kingston city council updated on revised Davis Tannery development proposal

Council was updated Tuesday night on the state of the Davis Tannery brownfield and a proposal to build apartments on the 13-hectare property.

The land’s industrial history dates back to the mid-19th century, and includes the Davis Tannery and a smelting operation. 576 mots de plus

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