Who Will Take the Radioactive
Rods From Fukushima?
By Yoichi Shimatsu
Exclusive to Rense.com
Former Editor of the Japan Times Weekly
A Hong Kong-Based Environmental Writer
The decommissioning of the Fukushima 1 nuclear plant is delayed by a single problem: Where to dispose of the uranium fuel rods? Many of those rods are extremely radioactive and partially melted, and some contain highly lethal plutonium.