Radioactive Japan: 14,210 Bq/Kg Of Cesium Next To Chiba Schools

14,210 Bq/Kg of cesium beside school in Chiba (Fukushima Diary, April 25, 2012):

Noda city Chiba measured 14,210 Bq/Kg and 8,650 Bq/Kg of cesium from soil taken in street gutters beside schools, announced on 4/24/2012.

On 4/17/2012, Noda city took samples from street gutters beside 6 elementary schools and 2 junior high schools. They measured 14,210 Bq/Kg and 8,650 Bq/Kg of cesium at 2 of 8 locations but it is not announced where those 2 locations are.

Noda city government built temporary storage facility to stock contaminated soil, which contains more than 8,000 Bq/Kg of cesium in the area of city hall. One storage facility can contain 20m3 of soil, they are going to prepare a few of them and accept contaminated soil from next month.

Noda city did not decontaminate street gutters because they don’t have final disposal site.

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