Can you avoid radioactive food by reading the labels? It’s a complicated question.
Here we show you a few examples of food labeling used in Japan. This may help you understand the basics of labeling even if you don’t read Japanese.
Usually, the address of the manufactures are written in the bottom part of a label. Below the address, there is a phone number of the manufacturers. You can determine where it is manufactured by the area code.
How do you find where the area code used? – Here’s the list of area codes (shigai-kyokuban) in Japan.