February 10, 2020
The report by the Subcommittee on Handling of the ALPS Treated Water was published today.
Comprehensive consideration has been made by the Subcommittee on Handling of the ALPS Treated Water (hereinafter referred to as “ALPS subcommittee”) not only from scientific aspects but also from social aspects, taking into account the impact on reputation. The ALPS subcommittee report was published today.
Taking into account the report, the Government of Japan will examine the disposal method as well as countermeasures to deal with the problem of reputational damage, while carefully listening to the opinions of a wide range of parties concerned including local residents.
Division in Charge
Nuclear Accident Response Office, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy