Drug waste in SA’s drinking water raises health concerns

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Eco News South AfricaTraces of antiretrovirals, anti-epileptic drugs, antibiotics and antidepressants are allegedly lingering in South African tap water.

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Compounds of these drugs have been found in several studies on water sources around South Africa between 2013 and June 2015.