Arakawa Ward Radiation Found In Schools

Areas tested in schools in the Arakawa ward of Tokyo were found to be contaminated with some areas being over 100 micro Sieverts per hour. This covered all types of schools from nursery schools up to older grades. A number of middle schools were over the 100 uSv/hour level. One location specifically mentioned was an after school program where water had collected between the buildings. Some areas may get the concrete or pavement removed to attempt to lower the radiation levels.

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