Petition 01: The Second Nuclear Emergency in Japan (closed)

This petition is now closed. With your support, we collected 3,160 signatures form around the world. We’ll submit them to the Japanese government at the next opportunity. Check back here for our report. Thank you!
— Green Action, 11/10/2011

Date started: May 13, 2011

Status: Closed

Purpose: Minimize children’s radiation exposure by withdrawing the provisional 20 millisievert (mSv) per year radiation exposure limit for children (issued by the Japanese government on April 19, 2011) and restoring the 1 mSv per year dose limit.

Who can sign: Open to signatures internationally.

Sponsoring organizations: Green Action Japan and Friends of the Earth Japan

Please sign this urgent petition to roll back reckless radiation limits and protect hundreds of thousands of Japanese children from a lifetime of possible increased cancer risk.

Japan’s people desperately need help for common sense to prevail so their children will be safe from radiation exposure. We the undersigned ask you to join us in signing our petition, which will be presented to the Japanese Government.

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Thank you for taking the time to show your support.


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