Detection of radioactive materials in the soil in Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, TEPCO Press Release, September 3, 2011:
As a result of plutonium and strontium analysis in the soil from the samples at the 3 periodic sampling spots collected on August 15, plutonium 238, 239, and 240 and strontium 89 and 90 were detected as shown in the attachment 1 and 2. [...]
Today, we informed the Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency and the government of Fukushima Prefecture of the results.
h/t Anonymous tip
Published: September 3rd, 2011 at 1:59 pm ET