Radioactive cesium detected from Tochigi tea, NHK, July 08, 2011:
Radioactive cesium exceeding the government limit was detected in processed tea made in Tochigi City, about 160 kilometers from the troubled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.
The Tochigi Prefectural Government says 1,810 becquerels per kilogram of radioactive cesium was detected in tea processed from leaves harvested in the city in early July.
The level is more than 3 times the provisional government limit. [...]
Published: July 9th, 2011 at 12:40 pm ET
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