- Kawasaki city mayor, “School serves radioactive lunch for educational purpose.” (Fukushima Diary, Sep 10, 2012):
Schools keep serving contaminated lunch for the students and they don’t even solve the problem.
(cf. Cesium from finished school lunch in Miyagi)
Tokyo newspaper reported Abe, the city mayor of Kawasaki stated they serve radioactive school lunch for educational purpose. “Students need to know they live in danger by consuming radioactive school lunch.”
On 9/4/2012, Abe, the city mayor of Kawasaki city held a regular press conference. Kawasaki is located between Tokyo, and Yokohama, which is the second biggest city in Japan. Kawasaki city has the 8th biggest population in Japan.
Although they measured 9.1 Bq/Kg of cesium from frozen tangerine, and 1.6 Bq/Kg from canned apples, they keep serving them for school lunch since this April.
About this matter, Abe commented like this below,
It’s important for children to know that they live in danger.
He emphasized they serve radioactive lunch for educational purpose.
Yokohama city and Kamakura city stopped serving the contaminated frozen tangerine for school lunch. As to this matter, Abe also commented like this below,
It’s wrong to educate children to be conscious about this level of radiation. There is a risk of being hit by car, there is also a risk of being stabbed by passerby. Should we teach students not to pass by anyone ?