Indie | Bloomberg: Busby to speak with Japan lawmakers; Calls for investigation into contamination levels — Radioactive beef may have been exported

Posted on July 20, 2011


Indie | ENENEWS | 20 July 2011

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.
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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. […]

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