Mar 18, 2017

Unsafe toxin levels found in 10th Toyosu groundwater survey

Excessive levels of benzene and other toxic chemicals have been detected in another groundwater survey at the replacement site for the Tsukiji wholesale food market, sources said Saturday. The Tokyo Metropolitan Government carried out its 10th survey at the site in the Toyosu district ...

Arsenic detected in 2013 test at Tsukiji fish market

Mar 8, 2017

Arsenic detected in 2013 test at Tsukiji fish market

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government said Tuesday that it had found arsenic levels 2.4 times above the legal limit in soil at the Tsukiji fish market site in 2013. It was the first time contaminants were detected in the Tsukiji soil but the metropolitan government ...