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Londons water supplies contaminated

Title
Londons water supplies contaminated
Genre
Interview
TX Date
27 Jun 1990
Year of production
1990
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Duration
00:03:39
Description
Environmental health officers who surveyed 25 London boroughs have reported water supplies are contaminated with weedkillers.They say there is no health risk. Graham Jukes, under secretary at the Institution of Environmental Health Officers explains to Peter Plisner. The survey was carried out because of concerns after privatisation and showed water quality was basically good.
Contributors
Peter Plisner; Graham Jukes
Keywords
Reports; Health; Water supply; Privatization; Surveys; Water quality; Drinking water; Thames Water; Water treatment; Water industry; Herbicides

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