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Contaminated Drinking Water

Contaminated Drinking Water Traces of 18 unregulated chemicals were found in drinking water from more than one-third of U.S. water utilities in a nationwide sampling, according to new, unpublished research by federal scientists. Included are 11 perfluorinated compounds, an herbicide, two solvents, caffeine, an antibacterial compound, a metal and an antidepressant, reports Environmental Health News. …

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Toxic Tap Water?

Toxic Tap Water in California?   Berta Diaz doesn’t drink or cook with the water that comes out of her tap. That’s because she received a letter from the Tulare County Department of Health telling her the water was contaminated. “Public Notice: Nitrates,” it read in big black letters. According to the Community Water Center, …

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How Many Chemicals are in Your Tap Water?

Chemicals in Your Tap Water? Unregulated Chemicals Found in Drinking Water? Traces of 18 unregulated contaminants were found in the water from one-third of utilities in sampling across the U.S. by federal scientists. By Brian Bienkowski and Environmental Health News Traces of 18 unregulated chemicals were found in drinking water from more than one-third of U.S. …

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