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Radiation found in Water/Food in Japan
by via AP
Saturday Mar 19th, 2011 5:20 PM
Associated Press reports on fallout from Japan's damaged nuclear complex. Summary here: see link for article in its entirety
Early signs that contamination from the nuclear disaster in Japan include the following.

Officials measured high radiation levels in spinach and milk from farms in Fukushima...the measurement exceeds government safety limits for human consumption.

Small amounts of radioactive iodine were found in tap water in Tokyo and other parts of Japan.