12 Apr '11, 12am

Singapore is safe from any radiation contamination from nuclear fallout in Japan: Amy Khor

Singapore is safe from any radiation contamination from nuclear fallout in Japan: Amy Khor

All food sold in Singapore is safe to eat, says Dr Khor. This includes Wagyu beef (above) imported from Japan by companies like Giorgio Ferrari, whose stock has been given the all-clear by the AVA. Japanese imports are released for sale only after test results show them to be free of contamination. -- ST PHOTO: TED CHEN SINGAPORE is safe from any effects of the nuclear fallout in Japan, and airtight plans are in place to prevent any contamination. These were the reassurances Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources Amy Khor gave the House yesterday, in response to a question from Madam Ho Geok Choo (West Coast GRC). Madam Ho said residents were concerned about the possibility of radiation contamination, and asked what steps the Government was taking to ensure that Singapore remained radiation-free. Modelling simulations carried out by the National Environm...

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