My Turn: Fukushima radiation in Pacific reaches West Coast

...Protection Agency halted its emergency radiation monitoring of Fukushima's radioactive...important difference between external radiation exposure (from X-rays or swimming...seafood. Dr. Chris Busby of the Low Level Radiation Campaign in the UK explains the distinction...
Scientists expect traces of ocean radiation soon

...capturing a detailed look at low levels of radiation drifting across the ocean since the 2011...that will better predict chemical and radiation spills in the future than bracing for...Washington also doesn't test ocean water for radiation, said Washington Department of Health...
Kenai company cited for radiation exposure violations

...Nuclear Regulatory Commission found high radiation readings during a surprise inspection...where the public could be exposed to high radiation levels.According to a media release...the building could have been exposed to radiation in excess of the regulatory commission's...
Testing shows no radiation in Cook Inlet

...Inlet waters turned up no evidence of radiation emissions from the Fukushima Daiichi...Hole Center for Marine and Environmental Radiation and, according to an Inletkeeper media...What was detected is normal background radiation levels for the Pacific Ocean and is traceable...
SEARHC partners with Juneau radiation clinic to offer local treatment

For SEARHC patients requiring radiation therapy as part of cancer treatment...Consortium has partnered with Southeast Radiation Oncology Center in Juneau to provide...throughout Southeast Alaska with radiation therapy. "Our goal is to provide...
Radiation site safe, landlord says

...building had not been over exposed to radiation and were safe, Roeske said."We didn't...during testing could have gotten a dose of radiation beyond mandated annual limits, according...exceeds the federal annual limit for radiation exposure, which is 100 millirems. Inspector...
Fukushima radiation not found in Alaska seafood

...testing of Alaska seafood revealed no radiation contamination from Japan's Fukushima...Administration tests.The FDA monitors radiation in both domestic and imported food...Health director Elaine Busse Floyd says radiation was not expected but the findings were...
Officials say Alaska is in no danger of radiation

...quickly over worry that the radiation from damaged nuclear reading of the radiation levels by removing the filter...17 indicates the types of radiations they test for are at typical...Social Services also says that radiation from Japan won't reach Alaska...
EPA: Traces of radiation in Alaska, 6 other states

...MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Trace amounts of radiation from the damaged Japanese nuclear plant...EPA said slightly elevated levels of radiation believed linked to the Fukushima Dai-ichi...state testing indicated low levels of radiation linked to the Japanese crisis in Massachusetts...
Feds deploy more radiation monitors in western US

SAN FRANCISCO - More radiation monitors are being deployed in the...Protection Agency already monitors radiation throughout the area as part of its...Commission said they do not expect harmful radiation levels to reach the U.S. from Japan...


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