Japan's ocean discharge plan threatens entire world
In choosing to discharge the contaminated wastewater from the Fukushima nuclear power plant into the sea, Japan has opted for the cheapest disposal method, ignoring the objections of the international community and warnings from experts. The move is likely to harm people's livelihoods not only in Japan, but also in other parts of the world. How big is the threat posed by the Japanese government's decision? And what potential consequences will future generations have to face?