Water tanks containing treated contaminated water at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in northeastern Japan on January 25, 2019. Photo: Kyodo
Water tanks containing treated contaminated water at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in northeastern Japan on January 25, 2019. Photo: Kyodo
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Letters | Fukushima waste water dump: how Hong Kong can respond to ensure safety

  • Japan’s massive disposal of treated radioactive water could contaminate Hong Kong’s seawater. Our fisheries and aquaculture sector must revise its regulations with new standards for the measurement of radioactive particles
  • With seawater being used for flushing, additional measures may be needed to guarantee water safety

Water tanks containing treated contaminated water at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in northeastern Japan on January 25, 2019. Photo: Kyodo
Water tanks containing treated contaminated water at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in northeastern Japan on January 25, 2019. Photo: Kyodo
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