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Resource ID: #21105
Subject: Cancer
Source: American-Statesmen (Austin, Texas)
Affiliation: 
Date: Jan 19 - Dec 31, 2003

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At least half a million visitors swim in this a natural pool in Barton Springs, Texas. As these reporters reveal this water is contaminated with carcinogens including DDT and other benzene-based carcinogens. Apparently, the authorities knew about this since eight years but had not stopped people from swimming in the pool. After this series of investigations though the authorities ordered an investigation.

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