ABC: Gov’t says nearly one-tenth of Japan has been contaminated by radiation from Fukushima

Published: November 22nd, 2011 at 3:06 pm ET
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Nearly a tenth of Japan contaminated, ABC Australia by Mark Willacy, 22 Nov 2011:

Japan’s Science Ministry says nearly 10 per cent of the country’s land has been contaminated by radiation from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant. [...]

The Japanese Government says some of the radioactive material fell with rain and snow, leaving the affected areas with accumulations of more than 10,000 becquerels of caesium per square metre.

Imagine the actual percentage…

Published: November 22nd, 2011 at 3:06 pm ET
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