Doug Lerner reports from Tokyo and St. Louis, and points beyond…

Workers try to trap water from reactors
Workers start building offshore enclosures behind the Fukushima No. 1 power plant to prevent radioactive runoff produced by emergency cooling operations from further contaminating the Pacific Ocean.
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Companies nix higher radiation dose limit
Companies dispatching workers to the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant are refusing to enforce the government’s raised limit on radiation exposure, saying it would not be accepted by their workers.
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Temporary housing units opened for Iwate survivors

Evacuees begin moving into Akasaka Prince

Huge pumps heading to reactors to spray water — maybe concrete?

U.S. mulls rethink of 80-km evac zone

Ban: Nuke industry must learn from crisis

EU lowers food radioactivity limits


Comments on: "Update on Japan earthquake/tsunami/nuclear power plant major news" (1)

  1. yackle01 said:

    We keep hoping all will be better

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