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Fukushima plutonium ‘presents no significant health risk’ – experts

John Kerr posted in on March 9th, 2012.

A new study of contamination at the Fukushima power plant has identified increased amounts of radioactive plutonium in the environment, but experts are stressing that the resulting levels of radiation are very low and pose little risk to human health. The research, published in the journal Scientific Reports, has identified small amounts of the radioactive […]

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