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Treated radioactive wastewater to be dumped into the sea off the coast of Japan


( ) -q-15- UNDATED (Correspondent Jeremy House) “hasn’t even started.”

Twelve years after the triple reactor meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, Japan is preparing to release a massive amount of treated radioactive wastewater into the sea.

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TAG: Correspondent Jeremy House reporting.

VERBATIM: Japanese officials say the release is unavoidable and should start soon. Dealing with the wastewater is less of a challenge than the daunting task of decommissioning the plant. That process has barely progressed, and the removal of melted nuclear fuel hasn’t even started.

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