Fox News Latino – Like Flint, water in California’s Central Valley unsafe, causing health problems
…According to the Environmental Justice Coalition for Clean Water, rural Central Valley communities pay the highest drinking water rates in the state, with some families shelling out as much as 2 to 6 percent of their income for water that they can’t drink. According to a Pacific Institute report, nitrate exposure’s health impacts in the Central Valley fall disproportionately on poor Latino communities…
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