Tepco Must Improve Monitoring of Fukushima Leaks, Adviser Says

  • `Slightly tainted' water leaked into Pacific last weak
  • Drainage system overflowed eight times since January

Tokyo Electric Power Co., the company behind the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant north of Tokyo, needs a better monitoring system to alert the public when tainted water leaks from the site into the ocean, as happened recently when rain soaked the region, an independent adviser to the company said.

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