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Dr. William Ritchie
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Water Pollution (Definition)

Water pollution is the introduction of chemicals and other materials into rivers, streams, oceans, and other bodies of water that cause harm to living organisms ...Read more


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How can we stop water pollution?

How can we stop water pollution?

Stop water pollution: Eliminate all of the chemicles we put in our washing machine.They are extremely harmful to your body but they pollute the ground water and traces are found in our waterways.The list of carcinigous chemicals in laundry detergent is long enough, but some of the fabric softners are far worse.Then, you add all the chemicals in maintaining a nice looking yard and garden that washes off into the drain sew. ...Read more

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What are the websites for information about "water pollution in mexico"?

What are the websites for information about "water pollution in mexico"?

Website: Perhaps the following website can provide a starting point for answers to your questions: http://www.Lgaconsulting.Com/water/ie-mexicowaterreport-2011winter-waterqualityproblemsandchallengesinmexico.Html. ...Read more

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Prevention of problems caused by water pollution?

Prevention of problems caused by water pollution?

Detergents and other: Dumping the by-products of your washing machine is the most common cause. Solution: log on to my site: www.Drernie.Co.Cc. ...Read more

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What seems to be the root cause of air and water pollution in the phillipines?

What seems to be the root cause of air and water pollution in the phillipines?

Vehicles, refineries: For air: smoking, oil refineries, vehicles are the main and common causes. For water: excessive dumping of wastes to the river beds, like body wastes, bottles, plastic bags, oil from refineries, cigarettes and very poor drainage. My recent trip, i observed these. ...Read more

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What can a common people do to prevent water pollution?

What can a common people do to prevent water pollution?

Check your area: Common people must consult their local epa regarding their water. Drinking water especially must be check for contaminants and most important it's ph. Log on to my site: www.Drernie.Co.Cc. Your question will be answered. ...Read more

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What are the diseases that cause by air pollution and water pollution?

A lot: Asthma.Chronic otitis media, rhinosinusitus, mental well-being, flu, colds, staff, .Mrsa, tb.The list goes on.Indoor air polution is far more a problem than outdoors.Nature keeps the air more safe than indoors.The list of chemicals that are locked inside your home and other buildings because of energy efficiency is the root many deseases. ...Read more

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What are the health effects of air pollution and water pollution on children?

What are the health effects of air pollution and water pollution on children?

Research ongoing: there have been any studies over the past decade looking at effects of pollution on children. Some studies have looked at associations between pollution exposure in-utero and after birth with asthma, development, school performance, as well as many others. While nothing is 100% certain, it is better to have less exposure to pollution than more exposure. ...Read more

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I find it so dangerous to live in this world, food are with gdo, there is air and water pollution?

I find it so dangerous to live in this world, food are with gdo, there is air and water pollution?

Go green: You are so right. However, go plant based diet, eat more fruits and vegetables, no soda drinks. I would recommend to log on to my site: www.Drernie.Co.Cc. You wil find the answer. Prevention. ...Read more

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Is water pollution a cause for dental fluorosis?

Is water pollution a cause for dental fluorosis?

No: In agreement with dr stoval. It is abnormally high natural flouride concentrations in the drinking water, ingested for a long time, that cause flourosis. ...Read more

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Can antibacteria soap harm my septic system?

Can antibacteria soap harm my septic system?

Septic systems: Per Cornell University Cooperative Extension: “Don’t flush antibiotics, other prescription drugs, or over-the-counter medicines into the septic system.” "Moderate use of household cleaners, disinfectants, detergents, or bleaches will do little harm to the septic system itself, though it may impact the environment beyond your drainfield." See: http://waterquality.cce.cornell.edu/septic/archive/C ...Read more

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Is listerine bad for my septic system?

Is listerine bad for my septic system?

No: I presume you mean is it damaging to the bacteria that break down the waste in the septic tank. No, not unless you are spilling several gallons of it down the drain each day. The caffeine and other chemicals you pour down it on a regular basis have a much greater risk of causing any problems. ...Read more

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What can the cause of Bacteremia & low immune system if nothing was found but 3 bacteria & 1 Fungi in my blood caused me to go septic?

What can the cause of Bacteremia & low immune system if nothing was found but 3 bacteria & 1 Fungi in my blood caused me to go septic?

Blood cultures: The question I think you're asking is "what germ" caused u to become ill-- which is an open question because it sounds like 4 organisms were isolated in ur blood cultures. Blood is supposed to be sterile and although possible it's very unlikely u really had 4 organisms floating around in ur blood. This is what we call "contamination" so we may never know. If u have more info, maybe can answer this ...Read more

Septic Systems (Definition)

Septic systems are a collection of devices including a septic tank that are used to dispose of sewage on a small scale when there is no connection ...Read more


Dr. Ernie Ordonez
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Pollution (Definition)

Pollution is the introduction of chemicals and other materials into the environment that cause harm to living ...Read more