Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 5:42 pm (Updated: April 1, 2:12 am)
By Mary Clare Jalonick
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — Low levels of radiation have turned up in milk samples from two West Coast states. Officials say there is no public health threat.
Traces of radioactive Iodine-131 were found in milk in California and Washington state, according to federal and state authorities who are monitoring for contamination as the nuclear crisis unfolds in Japan.
The officials say the levels are still 5,000 times below levels of concern.
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