Archive for the Category: English

To individuals who have been damaged by the nuclear plant accident – 130

April 25, 2011 11:00 The multilingual support center of the Touhoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Information of disaster No.130 To individuals who have been damaged by the nuclear plant accident  By referring to the previous documentation that were needed as attachments for the accident compensation in the past, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, [Read More]

Restriction on shipping and taking in vegetables and fish (follow-up report) – 128

April 22, 2011 10:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 128th Translation Edition Restriction on shipping and taking in vegetables and fish (follow-up report) This is a follow-up report about restriction on shipping and taking in vegetables and fish, reporting the latest information at 6PM on Friday 22 [Read More]

Operation schedule announcement for concluding Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant accident – 119

April 18, 2011 17:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 119th Translation Edition Operation schedule announcement for concluding Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant accident Tokyo Electric Power Corporation (TEPCO) announced the operation schedule for concluding Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant accident on Apr 17th. TEPCO set the following two objectives [Read More]

International Nuclear Events Scale (INES) Level 7 – 113

April 13, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 113rd Translation Edition International Nuclear Events Scale (INES) Level 7 On April 12th the provisional rating for the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant was raised to a Level-7. This is up two levels from the [Read More]

The ingestion restriction of tap water for babies under one year old (No. 2) – 68

March 24, 2011 16:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 68th Translation Edition The ingestion restriction of tap water for babies under one year old (No. 2) The officials in Chiba prefecture announced on Mar 24th that the two water treatment plants in Chiba prefecture had about double [Read More]

Limits of consumption and shipping concerning agricultural and livestock products – 66

March 23, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 66th Translation Edition Limits of consumption and shipping concerning agricultural and livestock products Due to the accident at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, radioactive substance which exceeds the provisional standard of Japan was detected from the [Read More]

Regarding the Limitation of Tap Water for Infants to Intake – 65

March 23, 2011 16:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 65th Translation Edition Regarding the Limitation of Tap Water for Infants to Intake At approximately 14:30 on March 23, the officials in Tokyo announced that radioactive iodine-131 was detected twice as much as the limit for infants (the [Read More]

About shipping suspension of agricultural products – 58

March 21, 2011 18:30 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 58th Translation Edition About shipping suspension of agricultural products Due to the leak of radioactivity from Fukushima nuclear power plant No.1, the government ordered Fukushima, Ibaraki, Tochigi, and Gunma prefectures to refrain from shipping spinach and kakina (a [Read More]

About foods that detected radiation above the safety limit – 53

March 19, 2011 17:15 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 53rd Translation Edition About foods that detected radiation above the safety limit As of March 19th, radiation above the national safety limit was found in spinach from Ibaraki prefecture and milk from Fukushima prefecture. However, if you drink [Read More]

Information about Nuclear Power Plant – 49

March 19, 2011 14:00 Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean Disaster Information 49th Translation Edition Information about Nuclear Power Plant The following is information about evacuation. ■Those who are staying inside the range of 20km from Fukushima No.1 Nuclear Power Plant and that of 10km from Fukushima No.2 Nuclear Power [Read More]