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Traces of Pharmaceuticals Dwell In Wastewater-Grown Veggies

April 28th, 2016

Episode 471 of 725 episodes

Volunteers who ate veggies grown in wastewater had higher (but still safe) levels of an epilepsy drug in their urine, compared to subjects who ate freshwater-grown veggies. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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