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Trace Radiation Detected In Carolinas USA Indian Point nuclear plant a fire risk: New York

There are 3 comments on the CBC News story from Mar 28, 2011, titled Trace Radiation Detected In Carolinas USA Indian Point nuclear plant a fire risk: New York. In it, CBC News reports that:

from Japan's nuclear reactor accidents that followed an earthquake and tsunami

Electric utilities in North Carolina and South Carolina report they have detected trace radiation

The Indian Point nuclear power plant has sought more than 100 exemptions from the fire code that could make it difficult to shut down the nearly 40-year facility in an emergency, New York's attorney general said on Monday.

Seaweed samples collected in North Vancouver near the SeaBus terminal showed elevated levels of iodine-131, a radioactive isotope.

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Scarborough, Canada

#1 Mar 29, 2011
a free pass on safety

Toronto, Canada

#2 Mar 30, 2011
Indian Point's gotten a free pass on safety regulations over last decade, feds delay evacuation plan

FEDERAL NUCLEAR watchdogs say Indian Point is their No.1 priority -

but over the last decade they've let the aging nuke plant bypass scores of critical safety rules ...
Florida and the Carolinas

Toronto, Canada

#3 Mar 30, 2011

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