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New Yorkers Asked to Keep Drugs Out of Drinking Water

Article: New Yorkers Asked to Keep Drugs Out of Drinking Water

ALBANY, New York, August 11, 2008 (ENS) – For years, environmental and health officials have instructed people to flush unused pharmaceuticals down the toilet, but low levels of drugs have now been detected in drinking water supplies, prompting these same officials to reverse their policy and warn people not to flush unwanted drugs. A new…