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US Gov’t: Widespread contamination throughout northern Japan, including Tokyo — “Entire region would be required to be posted as radiological area”
“The nuclear accident in Japan has resulted in widespread deposition of radioactive contamination throughout the northern part of Japan, including the metropolitan Tokyo area. Surface contamination levels in this entire region would be required to be posted as radiological area if they were at a U.S. licensed facility or DOE site..."
May God bless and save the people of Japan and all people everywhere. May God save us from our own stupidity and ignorance.
Originally posted by Partygirl
The documents cited go on to note that all items exiting Japan have the potential for contamination.
On April 7th, officials spent much of a teleconference describing the current radiological status on the ground in Japan at the time.
European Union has decided to continue tests and certification of food and feed coming from 11 regions of Japan that could be affected by the Fukushima nuclear radiation.
The imported material from the prefectures of Fukushima, Gunma, Ibaraki, Tochigi, Miyagi, Shizuoka, Yamanashi, Saitama, Tokyo, Kanagawa and Chiba will be subject to verification if it is within safety levels for the presence of caesium-134 and caesium-137 before leaving Japan as well as being subject to random testing upon arrival in the EU until October 31.
At a meeting of the Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health on Friday, Member States' experts endorsed a European Commission proposal to align the maximum levels of caesium-134 and caesium-137 with the new Japanese maximum levels which will apply from April 1
Originally posted by TheMindWar
You know, this could be the begining of the end for Japan. These fires are srt to burn for ages yet, and the longer it burns out of control the worse it will get.
Originally posted by PatriotAct
Like duh, common sense.... Why live somewhere with known geological catastrophes occur?