Fukushima Update#87
Where to store nuclear waste?

Japan's government creates a radioactive waste storage feasibility map, one step toward building a final repository for Japan's 12,000 tons of nuclear power generation byproducts.

Japan's first nuclear reactor went on line in 1966 and began producing nuclear waste.
Today the government is struggling with where to permanently store 50 years' worth of radioactive garbage.
Officials have finally taken a concrete step toward finding a municipality to host such a facility.

"核のゴミ" 処分場の適正地域は? マップ公開