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TEPCO to Create Ice Wall to Prevent Groundwater Contamination

The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has completed its installation of materials necessary to begin building an Ice Wall, or a frozen soil wall, to prevent the penetration of groundwater and its mixing with contaminated water in the damaged reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant.  

EDM Wednesday Briefing: Rail Line Damaged by 2011 Tsunami and Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Set to Reopen