Fukushima

Say NO to Discharge of Fukushima NPP’s Contaminated Water into the Sea! [Sign Petition]

Say NO to Discharge of Fukushima NPP’s Contaminated Water into the Sea! [Sign Petition]

Campaigns, Fukushima April 24, 2020 at 5:36 pm 0 comments

The Japanese government intends to proceed with its plan for environmental release of radioactive contaminated water that has been accumulating since the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident in 2011.
At present, approximately 1.2 million m3 of contaminated water is being stored.

Fukushima has more than 1 million tons of radioactive water: 9 years of the nuclear accident

Fukushima has more than 1 million tons of radioactive water: 9 years of the nuclear accident

Fukushima, Videos April 12, 2020 at 9:42 am 0 comments

9 years after an earthquake and tsunami caused nuclear meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, TEPCO has 1 million+ tons of radioactive water it may release into the ocean.

Fukushima mothers record radiation for future generations

Fukushima mothers record radiation for future generations

A group of over 10 mothers who set up a citizen-led laboratory to monitor radiation levels in Fukushima following the massive earthquake and tsunami which caused meltdowns at the nuclear power plant in the northeastern prefecture 9 years ago, continue to record and disclose radiation data on foodstuffs and soil collected or brought in by people from different parts of the prefecture, as well as seawater off the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

Learning from the Fukushima experience, Safecast launches a COVID-19 global map

Learning from the Fukushima experience, Safecast launches a COVID-19 global map

Fukushima, Maps March 28, 2020 at 4:44 am 0 comments

Reliable information, and more importantly, being in the control of information, is key to large scale crises. Safecast, an initiative that earned respect from experts and common people across the world for putting citizens in charge of their situation by measuring radiation in their surroundings, has stepped in to help us make sense of the COVID19 pandemic.