radioactive materials Archives | Be Korea-savvy
Interest in Tritium Grows with Fukushima Set to Release Contaminated Water

Interest in Tritium Grows with Fukushima Set to Release Contaminated Water

SEOUL, Oct. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — As the Japanese government is set to confirm its decision about releasing contaminated water from the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant into the sea on Oct. 27, interest is growing over what impact radioactive materials could have on the human body. Despite Japan’s claim that it has purified the contaminated [...]

Gov’t to Ban Radioactive Material in Consumer Products

Gov’t to Ban Radioactive Material in Consumer Products

SEOUL, Mar. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will ban using radioactive materials in consumer goods this year following public concerns over radon gas emitted from various products, the government said Tuesday. The Nuclear Safety and Security Commission said the government finalized this year’s policy aimed at preventing a recurrence of radon contamination concerns, including [...]