Tons of tree bark pose new radiation hazard


  • Tons of tree bark pose new radiation hazard

    The association asked Tepco to burn the tainted debris at its coal-fired thermal power plants, but the utility has rejected that request on grounds that such a move could cause its facilities to malfunction, it said.

    Industrial waste disposal businesses have also refused to process the materials over public fears that radioactive ash or other material will concentrate at the incinerators, it added.

    Source: japantimes.co.jp