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Cancer-Causing Hexavalent Chromium In Tap Water Of 89% Of US Sampled Cities

Original post made by MidtownMom on Dec 20, 2010

Look at San Jose levels .. not sure how to obtain similar statistics for Palo Alto

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Posted by anonymous, a resident of another community
on Dec 20, 2010 at 3:19 pm

No worries. Wally and the other libertarians and free marketers will soon be posting: we don't need no steeking regulation!!

The invisible hand of the free market will fix this; why, people that survive bad water will just go buy it from a "better" vendor, and reduced sales will put the poison water vendor out of business!

So what about all that hex in SJ's water? Again, no worries, those chip plants are all moving overseas eventually, and our water will be "naturally" cleaned in a century or two.

China may have to wait a tad longer.

Posted by Water skeptic, a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Dec 21, 2010 at 12:49 am

Interesting... This comforts me in my behavior, decidedly un-PC behavior, of buying bottled drinking water.

Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of Midtown
on Dec 21, 2010 at 9:35 am

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.

So what? A little "hex" is probably good for you.

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