18 Mar '11, 8am

[CNA] S'pore radiation levels normal, says NEA

SINGAPORE: The National Environment Agency (NEA) said on Friday that there are no abnormal changes in radiation levels in Singapore and the public should not be unduly alarmed. The same assurance came from national water agency PUB which said it is monitoring water supplies and there is no sign of contamination so far. Natural background radiation varies from place to place, but NEA said the average level in Singapore averages at about 0.1 microsieverts per hour, which is within safe limits. It said it is closely tracking the impact of the Fukushima nuclear incident, and is conducting daily modelling studies. As Singapore is located more than 5,000 kilometres away from Fukushima, NEA said there is minimal risk of Singapore being affected by the radioactive plume. "Looking ahead, in the worst-case scenario, if there is a radioactive plume resulting from an explosion at the ...

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