IAEA: ‘Vapor’ rising from reactors No. 2, No. 3 and No. 4
April 27th, 2011
Reactor Flooding Effort Proceeds at Japan Reactor, Global Security Newswire, April 27, 2011:
Workers continued the insertion of nitrogen gas into the No. 1 reactor to prevent additional explosions. White vapor continued to exit reactors No. 2, No. 3 and No. 4, according to an IAEA statement. […] (International Atomic Energy Agency release).
Read the report here.
“Radiation is leaking every day now… When you see those clouds of smoke coming out of the unit, that’s not steam, that’s radioactive steam. So, they’re releasing radioactivity as a airborne” -Arnie Gundersen, nuclear expert