Title: TEPCO finds groundwater contaminated with radioactive cesium
Date: June 3, 2013
TEPCO finds groundwater contaminated with radioactive cesium
Tokyo Electric Power Co. said Monday that it has detected radioactive cesium in groundwater samples taken from the premises of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex, reversing an earlier announcement that any contamination was negligible.
The announcement came as TEPCO is trying to secure the understanding of local fishermen over the dumping in the Pacific Ocean of groundwater that has been pumped out from wells at the site [...]
Published: June 3rd, 2013 at 1:40 pm ET