Title: CROOKED CLEANUP: Fukushima city not sticking to plan to decontaminate homes
Source: THE ASAHI SHIMBUN
Author: Masakazu Honda
Date: January 15, 2013
CROOKED CLEANUP: Fukushima city not sticking to plan to decontaminate homes
[...] In areas where the annual radiation level is 1 millisievert or higher, which translates into 0.23 microsieverts per hour, the central government provides subsidies for the decontamination work conducted by the municipality.
Almost the entire city of Fukushima has radiation levels that call for such subsidies. About 90,000 households are eligible for such decontamination work. So far, decontamination has been completed on about 4,000 households. [...]
Published: January 14th, 2013 at 2:46 pm ET