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This State Concealed Dangerous Radiation in Drinking Water for Years

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  • An investigation into Texas water quality found some areas had consistently elevated levels of radioactive particles
  • Residents were not warned of the radiation risks because officials from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) would subtract the margin of error from test results so that they would not violate federal limits for radiation in drinking water, even though tests performed by the agency showed the water exceeded the legal limit for alpha radiation
  • The under-reporting of radiation levels in Texas drinking water continued until an EPA audit in 2009
  • Filtering your water with a reverse osmosis filter can remove radioactive particles, while certain vitamins and other nutrients may help reduce the risk of radiation exposure

By Dr. Mercola

An investigation by KHOU-TV, a Houston-based news station, has brought to light some disturbing findings about water quality in Texas -- issues that could easily exist just about anywhere in the United States.


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