In moving towards Kamchatka radioactive cloud that could arise as a result of the accident at the plant in Japan. This was March 12 RIA Novosti reported with reference to the statement Rospotrebnadzora.Kak declared the head of the regional Rospotrebnadzor Natalia Zhdanov cloud reaches the territory of Russia, not earlier than one day. According to her, still measured hourly radiation levels in eastern Russia have not identified exceeding the acceptable level.
Previously reported that the radiation leak, which occurred in an explosion at the power plant "Fukushima-1" is not a threat to Russia. Meteorologists say that all harmful substances will drift toward the Pacific Ocean.
The accident at the plant "Fukushima-1" took place on Saturday morning, March 12. After the quake there was an explosion at the plant, bringing down the walls and roof of the building. As reported by Kyodo News, the station for an hour emits one-year dose of radiation. It is noted that the reactor was not affected by the explosion.
Injured in an accident have four workstations that zaimalis cooled reactor. Automatic cooling system broke down after the March 11 earthquake, when the station was de-energized. From the vicinity of nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1" evacuated several thousand people.
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