Nuclear and Food

Climate Change will Unearth Buried Nuclear Waste: US Federal Accountability Office

Climate Change will Unearth Buried Nuclear Waste: US Federal Accountability Office

Climate change could unearth buried US nuclear waste Anita Hofschneider | Mother Jones   This story was originally published by Grist and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Ariana Tibon was in college at the University of Hawaiʻi in 2017 when she saw the photo online: a black-and-white picture of a manRead More

When India let Chernobyl-contaminated butter enter its kitchen

When India let Chernobyl-contaminated butter enter its kitchen

Sonali Huria | CatchNews The nuclear accident at Chernobyl last week marked its 32nd anniversary as we continue to discuss if nuclear lobbies and governments have engendered further devastation by their stout refusal to learn from the accident. It remains an undeniable truth that the calamitous accident and its multi-facetedRead More

New Study Finds Fukushima’s Radiation Will Poison Food “for Decades,”

New Study Finds Fukushima’s Radiation Will Poison Food “for Decades,”

Now, researchers say, radioactive isotopes that were spread across Japan (and beyond) by the meltdowns will continue to contaminate the food supply for a very long time.

Fukushima: Radiation spreads into Japanese food supply

Fukushima: Radiation spreads into Japanese food supply

Fukushima, Nuclear and Food December 1, 2011 at 8:12 am Comments are Disabled

The government on Tuesday ordered a ban on the shipment of rice harvested in two more districts in Fukushima Prefecture, after tests detected dangerously high levels of radioactive cesium. Chief Cabinet Secreatary Osamu Fujimura said the central government has instructed Fukushima Gov. Yuhei Sato to impose the ban on aboutRead More