Title: ONE YEAR AFTER THE DISASTER / Quake-hit areas still struggling with debris
Date: Mar 3, 2012
[...] The Environment Ministry has not actively explained in detail about debris from quake-hit areas because it did not want to agitate residents who oppose accepting the debris. [...]
However, public fears of radiation were more serious and stronger than ministry officials expected.
Environment Minister Goshi Hosono has become increasingly frustrated with the slow progress ahead of the first anniversary of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami. Hosono has called employees of large advertising agencies to his office almost every day to discuss strategy to appeal to the public directly. [...]
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Published: March 3rd, 2012 at 2:42 am ET