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Japans tap water safety, radiation in food spark science debates

Published on 24/03/2011

Japan’s latest worries in the post-quake period concern the safety of drinking water and possible food contamination, with authorities in Tokyo recommending Wednesday 23 March that parents not give their children tap water to drink. Measurements taken showed the level to be above that considered safe for infants and children. Scientists have taken up the ...