FAQ

QIs tap water in Fukushima safe?
AThe water is safe and can be drunk without any problems.

In Japan, the control target value for radioactivecesium (total of cesium 134 and cesium 137) in tap water is set at 10 Bq/kg.n Fukushima Prefecture and the neighboring prefectures of Miyagi, Ibaraki and Tochigi, monitoring inspections continue to be implemented on radioactive cesium in tap water, and the results are publicly disclosed.

Radioactive materials exceeding managed target values have not been detected in tap water in Fukushima Prefecture since May 5, 2011.