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02/10/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/16/2017 20:45

Situation of storing and treatment of accumulated water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (290th Release)

On June 9, 2011, we received an instruction document*, 'Installment of treatment facility and storing facility of water including highly concentrated radioactive materials at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (Instruction)' from Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency (NISA) of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.

(Previously announced on June 9, 2011)

Since then, per the instruction, we have been treating the water accumulated in the Central Radioactive Waste Treatment Facility that includes highly concentrated radioactive materials. We announce we today submitted a report to the Nuclear Regulation Authority regarding the latest updates of storage and treatment of the accumulated water.

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