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Haloacetic Acids In Your Drinking Water

Haloacetic Acids In Your Drinking Water

Dealing with Haloacetic Acids in Drinking Water? The vast majority of drinking water or tap water in the US and the UK are laden with a little-known compound called ‘Haloacetic acids’ or HAA5. Haloacetic acids, combined with other harmful contaminants, make tap water unsafe to consume. Long term exposure to the compound is shown to have adverse health effects including birth defects, skin irritation and cancer. Haloacetic acids are a byproduct of water treatment mainly by using chlorine. The acid...
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