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Easily: A lot of bacteria for example that cause human disease are part of normal sewage, precisely because a lot of sewage comes from, well, humans. So for instance, contaminated water with the salmonella and e. Coli bacteria cause human disease when sprayed on vegetables. Luckily in the usa at least, we have mostly good sewage treatment and outbreaks are less common, but do occur. ...Read more
Serious: If this is the case, report to the health department, landlord and the city water and sewer department immediatley and move out. Do not take any risks. You can contract serious illness with raw sewage. Get out and stay out till cleared by the proper authorities. ...Read more
What are the side effects of living on top off raw sewage? I just found some of it under my floor?
Only if ingested: Raw sewage can give off methane gas, but this would have to be inhaled in very large quantities to be a problem. Other than that, raw sewage would have to be ingested to be a problem. ...Read more
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