Plutonium Found in Soil Near Fukushima Daiichi: Reactor 3 Leaking
Plutonium in the Soil: Breach of Reactor 3
TEPCO has confirmed to CNN that plutonium has been detected in the soil near the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The plutonium could only have come from Reactor #3, so this suggests that Reactor 3 at Fukushima Daiichi has been compromised.
TEPCO also confirmed the discovery of plutonium near Fukushima Daiichi to Kyodo News.
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