+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 1 of 1

Thread: Radium contamination in water most widespread in Texas, environmental group says

  1. #1
    Veteran Member grulla's Avatar
    Join Date
    2nd November 2012
    Location
    Grant County, NM
    Posts
    853

    Default Radium contamination in water most widespread in Texas, environmental group says

    Anna Werner, January 11, 2018 More than half of Americans could be drinking tap water tainted with a radioactive element. A new report from the nonprofit Environmental Working Group (EWG) finds more than 170 million people are exposed to radium in their drinking water. That could increase the risk of cancer.When Dennis Taylor moved with his wife and two kids back to her hometown of Brady, Texas, he quickly found out many there don't drink the city water, reports CBS News correspondent Anna Werner. "I think I tried to drink out of the tap water and it was like, whoa, whoa, whoa, no we don't drink out of the tap water," Taylor said. Read more at: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/drinkin...nation-cancer/
    Last edited by Islander; 4 Days Ago at 10:07 PM.

  2. #2
    Veteran Member Mr. Wizard's Avatar
    Join Date
    25th October 2011
    Location
    East coast, USA
    Posts
    1,523

    Default Re: Radium contamination in water most widespread in Texas, environmental group says

    Clean, contaminant-free, drinking water is a huge problem for most of the rest of the world. The U.S. is fast approaching a drinking water catastrophe, as most municipal (tap) drinking water is becoming un-drinkable. Discarded pharmaceuticals is a huge problem in most municipal drinking water.

+ Reply to Thread

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (1 members and 0 guests)

  1. Mr. Wizard

Similar Threads

  1. U.S. Farmers Report Widespread GMO-Organic Crop Contamination
    By Islander in forum Genetic Modification
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-08-14, 02:39 PM
  2. Anthony Samsel: Widespread Glyphosate Contamination
    By Islander in forum Genetic Modification
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-29-13, 12:01 PM
  3. West Texas Oilfield Town Runs Out of Water
    By Islander in forum Blogspot
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 06-11-13, 10:13 PM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 06-26-12, 06:10 PM
  5. GMOs may cause widespread umbilical cord deformities
    By Islander in forum Genetic Modification
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-06-12, 05:09 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may post attachments
  • You may edit your posts
  •  
<<<<<<<< Your Customized Value <<<<<<<<