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  1. Plugging into alternative power

    Posted Jul 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei After the March 11 earthquake in Japan that damaged and caused a radiation leak at the Fukushima nuclear power plant, Koo Wai-muk- a campaigner for Greenpeace- was suddenly ... finishing the programme, I stayed with the Netherlands Greenpeace office to work on anti-radioactive campaign for two months. I also visited Chernobyl and Fukushima earlier this year to research ...

  2. Observatory says radioactive dust levels safe

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Minnie Chan The Hong Kong Observatory detected radioactive dust from Fukushima in Hong Kong, but levels had been extremely low, it said yesterday. The observatory ... health concerns. It was the first time Hong Kong had detected radioactive dust since the devastating earthquake in Japan on March 11 which led to leaks from a nuclear power plant in Fukushima ...

  3. China may test for radiation east of Japan

    Posted May 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng China may send vessels to conduct tests on radiation levels in waters east of Japan, officials from the State Oceanic Administration said. Li Xiaoming, an administration official in charge of marine environment protection, said that the radiation leak from Japan's Fukushima No 1 nuclear plant triggered by a massive earthquake on March 11 will have a long-term impact ...

  4. Plane cargo rejected over radiation levels

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... the province's occupational disease prevention centre had also set up a unit that specialised in detecting and treating radiation levels of passengers, particularly those returning from Fukushima, site ...

  5. Nation marvels at bravery of workers

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Greg Torode in Tokyo The frontline workers braving dangerous radiation levels to stabilise Japan's stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant have warned they are 'ready ... to the plant, ordinary fire hoses and helicopter drops of seawater have been used to try to cool unstable spent fuel rods. At times, a hard core of workers- known as the Fukushima 50- were pushed back ...

  6. Experts warn of risk from 2,000 missing radioactive sources

    Posted Apr 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Minnie Chan While many are panicking over the risk of radioactivity from Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear power station spreading to China, mainland experts have warned that at least 2,000 missing civilian radioactive sources pose a more direct threat to public health. The civilian radioactive sources- for a wide range of industrial and medical uses- required careful ...



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