TITLE

JAPAN

PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Nuclear Waste News;8/29/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 16, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has ordered the government agencies of Japan to undertake the cleanup of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant after contamination of Pacific Ocean with radioactive water. It mentions that the underground barrier constructed by the plant operating company Tokyo Electric Power Co. Inc. (Tepco) created a dam which overflowed the water. It also discusses the groundwater and other disposal problems at the plant.
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90040495

 

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