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Missing the (Contaminated) Forest for the (Decontaminated) Trees in Fukushima: Prof Robert Jacobs

Missing the (Contaminated) Forest for the (Decontaminated) Trees in Fukushima: Prof Robert Jacobs

Abstract: This article explores how the models of medical risk from radiation established in the aftermath of the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki are insufficient for understanding the risks faced by people in contaminated environments like Fukushima. These models focus exclusively on levels of external radiation, while the risk facedRead More

Greenpeace Report on 10 Years of Fukushima Nuclear Accident

Greenpeace Report on 10 Years of Fukushima Nuclear Accident

Fukushima, Reports March 6, 2021 at 9:16 am 0 comments

Greenpeace International has actively documented the unfolding Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster since the accident occurred in March 2011. Greenpeace has released an important report on the occasion of the 10th year anniversary of an ongoing accident that is far from ‘resolved’.

Courtesy: CNN

Nuclear Safety Regimes and India: What the Silence on the latest Fukushima Crisis Tells Us

Sonali Huria| The Leaflet  THE new year has begun on a grim note with a toxic gas leak at the Rourkela Steel Plant in Odisha on 6 January, which claimed the lives of four contractual workers. This is the latest in a disconcerting string of industrial accidents in India over the last fewRead More

India must raise concerns at the IAEA over Japan’s plan to release Fukushima water into the sea

India must raise concerns at the IAEA over Japan’s plan to release Fukushima water into the sea

DiaNuke Originals, Fukushima November 22, 2020 at 7:47 am 1 comment

An open letter from Dr. EAS Sarma, former Union Power Secretary: To, Shri Rajiv Gauba Cabinet Secretary Govt of India Dear Shri Gauba, Please see my letter dated 17-10-2020 addressed to Mr. Rafael Mariano Grossi Director General, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) expressing my concerns about Japan’s decision to releaseRead More