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Pharmaceuticals – In Your Drinking Water?

The media makes frequent mention, these days, about pharmaceutical drugs showing up in drinking water.

Fortunately, this is not a concern for residents of Metro Vancouver because our water comes from protected mountainous watersheds that are situated above human habitation and activity.

In contrast, the vast majority of municipalities in North America, and around the world, are drawing their water supply from sources that are down stream from all manner of human, agricultural and industrial effluent, which may well include pharmaceutical drugs.