Japan to Dump Radioactive Fukushima Water Into Ocean, Could Damage Human DNA…

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News Story Source: By Andrea Germanos
"Japanese government's policy to dump nuclear waste into the Pacific Ocean is not based on scientific or environmental protection principles and has no justification."

Greenpeace sounded the alarm Friday over the Japanese government's plan to release stored water from the ill-fated Fukushima nuclear plant into the Pacific Ocean. The environmental groups released a new report warning about the presence of carbon-14, which the group says "has the potential to damage human DNA."

The warning laid out in a new report says the government and plant operator TEPCO's controversial plan — which has been under consideration for some time — is founded on "a series of myths" and pursues the cheapest option to get rid of the water over what is best for human and ecological health.

The plan allows "the government [to] create the impression that substantial progress is being made in the early de
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