August 2013
Nuclear Waste News;8/29/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 16, p6
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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