Japan Won’t Rule Out Possibility Radioactive Fukushima Beef Was Exported, Bloomberg, July 20, 2011:
Japan’s government said it can’t rule out the possibility beef contaminated with radioactive material has been exported, as consumers and lawmakers accused authorities of negligence on food safety. […]
“There has to be at least an independent investigation regarding the level of contamination to farming,” said Chris Busby, a visiting professor at the University of Ulster’s school of biomedical sciences and scientific secretary of the European Committee on Radiation Risk, a think-tank.
Busby is due to speak to Japanese lawmakers later today and has been testing radiation levels in Fukushima prefecture north of Tokyo and other areas. […]