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Recycled water in Singapore: A perfect solution may be marred by presence of drugs
 

Recycled water in Singapore: A perfect solution may be marred by presence of drugs

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Recycling water is a method that Singapore adopted to address water shortages, but have we considered the plausible side effects such as the presence of a cocktail of drugs in our drinking water?
 
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24 Sep 2016 - General
 
One has to consider the safety of the geriatric popualtion where polypharmacy is already a concern. This special group should be saved from unwanted drug-drug interactions, especially affecting drug clearance. Another special group that should be spa...
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Using this kind of water raises so many questions about its safety over long time. Recycled water is treated sewage water. This kind of water resource provides close to a quarter of a country like Israel's demand for water, right behind desalinat...
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