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KI will only protect you from radioactive iodine. It does not protect you from other kinds of radioactive material. KI works very well to protect your thyroid gland. However, it protects only your thyroid, not other parts of your body.
According to the official figures, as compiled by the 1979 Kemeny Commission from Metropolitan Edison and NRC data, a maximum of 480 petabecquerels (13 million curies) of radioactive noble gases (primarily xenon) were released by the event. However these noble gases were considered relatively harmless, and only 481 to 629 GBq (13 to 17 curies) of thyroid cancer-causing iodine-131 were released.
Originally posted by crimvelvet
. . .we own a farm near a nuclear plant
Hi, crimvelvet and the awaked !