Japanese a-work will close the radioactive water out in the wild

The ravaged nuclear power plant Fukushima lacks the storage space for radioactive water and is considering three solutions. the government of Japan proposes t

Japanese a-work will close the radioactive water out in the wild

The ravaged nuclear power plant Fukushima lacks the storage space for radioactive water and is considering three solutions.

the government of Japan proposes to close the radioactive water from the damaged nuclear power plant Fukushima out into the environment.

you are about to be deleted for storage space for the radioactive water.

the nuclear power Plant was facing a meltdown for soon nine years ago, after the plant was hit by a tsunami, which was triggered by a very large earthquake.

Since there has accumulated a million tonnes of radioactive water. And the tanks, it is has been stored is almost full.

The japanese government's agency for natural resources and energy proposes three ways to solve the problem: To close the water out into the sea, to get rid of it in the air by atomization or a combination of the two.

- There is no longer any possibility of simply storing water for a long time, says a representative of the nuclear power plant.

going on a daily basis a comprehensive pumping and filtration of radioactive contaminated water. Here are almost all of the radioactive elements were from.

In the process left tritium, which according to experts is only harmful to humans in large doses.

/ritzau/AFP

Updated Date: 24 December 2019, 15:00

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