A recent study by scientists from the Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Section of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) has revealed presence of harmful chemicals in samples of bottled water.
Drinking water contamination: Tap water disinfectants linked to birth defects.[Environmental Health Sciences]
Babies,mothers drank contaminated drinking water containing two disinfection byproducts linked exposures to byproducts to birth defects in babies
Water crisis issue? Illustrated water cycle: Marine debris bulletin: Identifying high pressure “gas cylinders from Japan debris”
On March 11, 2011, a devastating 9.0 earthquake and tsunami struck Japan. The disaster claimed nearly 16,000 lives, injured 6,000, and destroyed or damaged countless buildings. As a result of the disaster, NOAA expects a portion of the debris that the tsunami washed into the ocean to reach U.S. and Canadian shores over the next several years.