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Groundwater at the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant site has passed detailed safety tests, officials said, and officials are preparing to vent hundreds of tons of water into the Pacific Ocean rather than store it as early as next Wednesday.

Tokyo Electric Power Co. is expected to spend the next few days completing preparations, including informing local communities.

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