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University Of Tokyo Medical Expert On Fukushima

University Of Tokyo Medical Expert On Fukushima

Tatsuhiko Kodama, University of Tokyo professor of medicine and systems biology, estimates that radioactive materials released from Fukushima No. 1 amount to about 29.6 times of that released by the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima.

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Environmental Health Expert Opines In Chemtura Case

Environmental Health Expert Opines In Chemtura Case

Chemtura Corp., a bankrupt chemical maker, won dismissal of a $9 billion claim from a group that sought damages for infertility and other health problems linked to a flame retardant. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Gerber in Manhattan said in court April 8th that the nonprofit public-interest group, Council for Education and Research on Toxics, or CERT, lacks standing to bring a claim in the case because it isn’t a creditor, and it made the claim too late.

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