Pharmaceuticals and Affected Wildlife

In a recent article by by Laura Sanchez, published in the editor’s blog of the Water Efficiency Magazine on 14 November, 2018, she highlights a study which noted that wildlife are exposed to high doses of pharmaceutical drugs that are discharged through effluent.

Such an occurrence seems highly alarming, especially when one considers that humans ingest some of these wildlife in their daily diet.

To read the article and comment please click on the following link The Happiest Trout – Water borne pharmaceuticals impact the ecosystem

 

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About WRLibrarian

Currently employed with the Water and Sewerage Authority at the Water Resources Agency, I have created this blog to provide an online presence for the Agency's library. The purpose of this blog would be to inform staff about library related activities, as well as, relevant information that can have an impact on the Agency's operation.
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