FFAN is a fiscally sponsored project of Beyond Nuclear. Your tax deductible contribution makes our work possible. Thank you. Follow @FFAN4u
“We are alarmed at the lack of testing currently in place to meet the present-and-growing threat of Cesium 134 and 137 contamination in our food supply. The time is past-due for a comprehensive response to radiation present in our food supply from the Fukushima disaster. ” Alexis Lynn Baden-Mayer, Political Director, Organic Consumers Association
“FFAN is the only group working toward safe food policy in the U.S. due to the ongoing Fukushima Daiichi nuclear catastrophe. Please support their work and comment on the FDA Citizen Petition today!” Dr. Peter Montague, Founder and Director of Environmental Research Foundation
2/7/18 Fukushima Operator Aims to Double Visitors by 2020 Olympics http://bit.ly/2FjGIDg
11/20/17 GE Faces Lawsuit in Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Brought by over 150,000 Japanese Residents and Hundreds of Businesses http://bit.ly/2AixILG
8/19/17 700,000 Tons of Fukushima Radioactive Water Dumped into Ocean is Understatement http://bit.ly/2Al5oIQ
4/10/17 Apr 10, 2017 — Becquerel Awareness Day April 10th TODAY it’s all about THE BECQUEREL, Bq. https://www.facebook.com/RADSrBAD2EAT/
•The Bq is a measurement of #radiation in food. This year, Becquerel Awareness Day focuses on athletes and fans at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, with events scheduled only 12-1/2 miles from the ongoing triple #nuclear meltdown at #Fukushima Daiichi. Libbe HaLevy, producer and host of the internationally syndicated Nuclear Hotseat, takes an in-depth look at the consequences of the 2020 Summer Olympics in #Japan ~ specifically Fukushima ~ featuring:
• Kimberly Roberson, founder of FFAN-Fukushima Fallout Awareness Network and Becquerel Awareness Day.
• Cindy Folkers, Radiation and Health Specialist at Beyond Nuclear
• Nancy Foust, Communications manager & research team member at SimplyInfo
A MESSAGE FROM FFAN-Fukushima Fallout Awareness Network:
Around the world children who are currently adolescent and possibly younger are in training to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics and Paralympic Games in Japan. Their parents most likely have no idea that some of the venues will be in close proximity to the most devastating and ongoing nuclear and industrial disaster in world history, Fukushima Daiichi. SIGN and SHARE the PETITION here: http://chn.ge/22j0Xko.
Please DONATE and LEARN MORE about FFAN’s Citizen Petition on FOOD– access links for individuals and organizations HERE. FFAN is www.FFAN.us and on TWITTER @ffan4u FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/groups/124537680994270/
FFAN-Fukushima Fallout Awareness Network www.ffan.us
is a fiscally sponsored project of Beyond Nuclear. Your tax deductible contribution makes our work possible. Thank you!
3/11/17 World Athletes to Gather at Fukushima for 2020 Olympics. Petition Update Needs Your Support! http://chn.ge/22j0Xko
9/1/16 Daily Mail UK ~ Japan Olympic Committee *independent* panel finds nothing illegal in moneylaundering investigation, fail to interview key suspects http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/sportsnews/article-3769906/Tokyo-s-successful-2020-bid-didn-t-break-laws-says-Japanese-Olympic-Committee.html
5/16/16 Daily Mail UK ~ London in Frame to Host 2020 Games? Prosecutors Investigate Possible Money Laundering During Japan’s Bid http://tinyurl.com/jdx2uw3
3/11/16 Associated Press ~ Japanese Olympic Minister Backs Fukushima for Softball, Baseball in 2020 Games http://bit.ly/1o0xONe
2/29/16 RT News ~3 TEPCO Execs Indicted for Negligence at Fukushima http://bit.ly/1Yo0a10
2/24/16 Counterpunch ~ Fukushima Deep Trouble http://bit.ly/1Qd3NoN
11/1/15 Natural Awakenings Magazine~Mindfulness Matters http://bit.ly/1iOlFYY
9/12/15 Japan Times reports bags of soil and other debris contaminated by Fukushima Daiichi are washed to sea in eastern Japan during typhoon flooding http://bit.ly/1XX7stC
7/1/15 Natural Awakenings Magazine Interviews FFAN volunteer director Kimberly Roberson in the Food Democracy issue http://www.naeastbay.com/EAST/July-2015/Fukushima-Fallout/
4/07/15 Press Release Stop Fast Track TPP, Say NO to Radioactive Food from Japan! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kBCF3F8O-lQ
1/28/15 Five Things You Aren’t Being Told About Fukushima http://bit.ly/1tKWED2
6/14 FDA Criticized for Advising Pregnant Women and Children to Eat More Seafood ttp://goo.gl/IUESzZ
4/3/14 Press Release: FDA Slow to Respond to Fukushima, Groups Demand More Robust Food Testing: http://goo.gl/ua0trv
Click on the ‘Take Action’ page to sign our urgent SAMPLE LETTER TO ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES. Also please take a minute to sign the Bye Bye Becquerel petition to keep harmful radioactive waste out of our food, be it conventionally grown or organic, and to learn more about our Citizen Petition to FDA!!
NEXT, add your comments to the FDA CITIZEN PETITION filed on March 12, 2013 by FFAN coalition members Beyond Nuclear, Citizens for Health, and Ecological Options Network to significantly lower cancer causing Cesium 134 and 137 in the U.S. food, nutritional supplement and pharmaceutical supply, including imports from Japan. (The U.S. currently has the HIGHEST allowable levels in the world, twelve times higher than Japan.) The simple action of adding your comments will encourage FDA to accept the petition and important supporting documentation into their official process, otherwise it could be denied altogether. CLICK ON BLUE OR YELLOW BUTTON in the right column of this page TO COMMENT NOW. Thank you.
Watch this space for further news, alerts and developments.