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Friday, 19 August 2011

China Finds 100,000 SQ Miles of Radiation In Pacific Ocean 300 Times Higher Than Normal

By Alexander HigginsContributing Writer
August 18, 2011
China has reported that the radioactive contamination in the Pacific Ocean from the Fukushima nuclear power plant is far wider than the areas released by the Japanese government.
China has discovered 100,000 square miles of Pacific Ocean waters, at distances up to 800 kilometers from Fukushima, with Cesium radiation levels up to 300 times normal and Strontium radiation levels up to 100 times normal.
China says a study conducted by its State Oceanic Administration has found widespread levels of highly radioactive contamination throughout Pacific Ocean.
China’s State Oceanic Administration said the tests show that the polluted area is far wider than the areas released by the Japanese government.

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