- Dec 31, 2021 5:31 am GMT
Is TEPCO's water release plan an unnecessary risk or the next logical step in cleanup? Fukushima water release will have minimal impact, Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) said. But that’s hasn’t calmed environmentalists, neighboring countries or local fishermen. The water will be treated and diluted in accordance with the standards and guidelines established by internationally recognized organizations, such as the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP).