Site Visits in the Fukushima Prefecture (02811076)
Visit to the site of a verification study on remediation technologies for agriculture, village of Iitate. In this location, rice was planted in a paddy where a layer of earth containing elevated values of radiocesium had been removed from the top soil. Several combustion tests of crops and soil containing radiocesium are being carried out in a nearby location known as Iitate village clear centre. 10 October 2011.
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