fecal contamination

Delhi Jal Board water contaminated with human feces


March 10th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) At least 18 percent of water supplied by the Delhi Jal Board (DJB), the primary supplier in the national capital, was found to be contaminated ... Read more...

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Hand washing ‘improves quality of stored drinking water in poor countries’


May 6th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Hand-washing, long recognized as an effective germ-fighting practice, also appears to play an important role in improving the quality of stored drinking water in poor countries, say researchers.Boffins ... Read more...

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Soda foundations contain fecal bacteria


January 9th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 9 (ANI): Drinks from soda foundation machines in restaurants and fast food establishments might harbor fecal bacteria, according to a study.Reported by ABCNews.com, in the study, experts found that ... Read more...

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