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(3)From now on...   Consider the Kanemi Yusho Incident

Synthetic chemicals caused Kanemi Yusho Incident. They can do both living creatures and nature at large extensive damage. It is important for us to understand the risks of using chemicals so that we can safely protect ourselves and the environment from them. We need to consider our actions carefully.
More than 40 years have passed since Kanemi Yusho Incident, and still there is no cure for the disease. The Kanemi Yusho Incident allows us to consider many important issues from environmental pollution and food safety to family, friends, and living with hope.

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 Newspaper Nagasaki
'Oetsu suru umi' by Hayashi Eidai 1974
'Ima naze Kanemi Yusho ka' by Yameyo! Dioxin pollution Kanto network 2000
'Kuroi akachan' by Akashi Shojiro 2002
'Kensho/Kanemi Yusho Incident' by Kawana Hideyuki 2005
'Kanemi Yusho Past Present Future' by Kanemi Yusho Victim Support Center 2006
'Support Plan for Kanemi Yusho Patients' by Goto-shi 2008

by Kanemi Yusho victim Association
by Newspaper Nagasaki



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