Monday, April 11, 2011

Japanese nuclear plant continues its radioactive spill into ocean

Tokyo Electric Power Co. officials think the leak has been coming from a concrete pit holding power cables near reactor No. 2, and on Monday, Tepco said it would use a dye to try to trace the path of the leak, Kyodo news reported. Radiation levels in the pit water are an estimated 1,000 millisieverts per hour, a high but not immediately lethal dose.

http://arbiteronline.com/2011/04/11/japanese-nuclear-plant-continues-its-radioactive-spill-into-ocean/