Drugs In Drinking Water, EPA Says No Foul!:
“To date, scientists have found no evidence of adverse human health effects from PPCPs (those Antibiotics, Hormones, etc. from before) in the environment.”
“There are no known human health effects from such low-level exposures in drinking water”
What is the category here on HT for “Don’t You Believe It.”?
Wait until the tests on Long-Term Exposure to drugs and ppcps in drinking water start rolling in.
You heard it here first!!
PS: According to AP’s research, no treatment plant has yet been designed to remove these pharmaceuticals from the water, either.
Full-whack of details on the EPA’s take on residual prescription drugs in your drinking water at the Links:
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