(Translation by Mia)
The Nuclear Regulatory Agency is preparing a report on the safety measurement to publish within this month. Fukushima Minpo newspaper reported that they set to announce that there is no health effect in the area that is below 20mSv/y.
Is there any scientific data that says 20mSv/y is safe for citizens including pregnant women and children?
20mSv/y is for nuclear workers according to the ICRP standard. Although ICRP doesn't consider internal exposure to ionizing radiation, 1mSv/y by the ICRP standard has been considered as an international standard for citizens that was based on the data of Hiroshima/Nagasaki nuclear bombs victims.
A Review and Critical Analysis of the Effective Dose of Radiation Concept by Alexey Yablokov. アレクセー・ヤブラコフ博士：放射能を理解するための実行線量についての重要な再考察とその報告
In 2008, the average dose in heavily contaminated