Radioactive Japan: Cesium Found In 25 Percent Of Local Products In Minamisoma

Cesium from 1 in 4 local products for self-consumption in Minamisoma city Fukushima (Fukushima Diary, Sep 17, 2012):

On 9/11/2012, Minamisoma city government announced they measured cesium from 169 of 693 products in this August. They measured radiation in products for self-consumption. They measured over 100 Bq/Kg of cesium from 18 of 169 items.

The highest reading was 2,880 Bq/kg from edible wild plants taken in Haramachi ward.

These products are taken from sea, mountain, or home-grown. They are not supposed to be distributed.

最も高い値は原町区の山菜から検出された2,880 Bq/Kgでした。


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