Researchers: Radioactivity of 6.15 Million bq/m² detected 60 km from meltdowns

Published: October 21st, 2011 at 11:11 am ET
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The Deutsche Presse-Agentur is reporting, “Researchers have found up to 6.15 million becquerels per square metre of soil in Fukushima city, 60 kilometres north-west of a nuclear power plant.”

“The measurement is four times higher than the levels used to declare mandatory evacuation areas around Chernobyl.”

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Published: October 21st, 2011 at 11:11 am ET
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