Tokyo Water Supply Deemed Safe as More Workers Hospitalized

Japanese officials Thursday sought to reassure the public about the safety of drinking water contaminated by fallout from the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant, dropping restrictions after radioactive iodine levels fell within acceptable limits. The most recent readings at the Kanamichi Water Purification Plant, which provides water to Tokyo as well as five other cities, showed 79 becquerels of radioactive iodine per kilogram of water. The acceptable limit for infants one and younger is...Full Story
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