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‘Poisoned Waters’ — An In-Depth Look at the Sources and Impact of Water Pollution

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  • The 1972 Clean Water Act was supposed to ensure clean water for swimming and fishing by 1983, yet after more than four decades of clean water regulations, our waterways are in serious jeopardy
  • Wildlife are dying, and bizarre disfigurements of aquatic creatures are becoming commonplace: frogs with six legs, for example, or male fish that lay eggs. Fish with cancerous lesions are also common
  • Each decade, dead zones across the globe have doubled in size. Eventually, 100 percent of our oceans and waterways will be devoid of life unless significant changes are made

By Dr. Mercola

The 1972 Clean Water Act regulates discharges of pollutants into U.S. waterways and sets quality standards for surface waters. It was supposed to ensure clean water for swimming and fishing, yet after more than four decades of clean water regulations, our waterways are in serious jeopardy.


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