Monthly Archives: July, 2011

Regarding Food Safety

Indiscriminate burning of debris observed in Minami-sanriku, Miyagi, Japan on July 9, 2011

Some General Observations from the Consumer Perspective Regarding Food Safety in Japan after the Great East Japan Earthquake and Nuclear Disaster on March 11, 2011 20110711 Regarding Food Safety (PDF version) July 11, 2011 Martin J. Frid Consumers Union of Japan … Read More

Posted July 13th, 2011 in Chemical pollution, Food, Nuclear

Pollution Problems In Tohoku Need More Attention

p5rn7vb Writers Winnifred Bird and Elizabeth Grossman has written a very interesting article about the pollution issues and potential health effects in Tohoku. They note that damage to the region’s industrial facilities has been extensive: Oil refineries burst into flames in … Read More

Posted July 13th, 2011 in Chemical pollution, Waste