|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Wed, 23 Jul 2008 21:57:25 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] GLOBAL: Naples, Ital|
Bacteria levels found in some off-base homes in Naples area raise concerns By Sandra Jontz Stars and Stripes European edition July 23, 2008NAPLES, Italy - Navy officials are cautioning people living off-base in the Naples area to avoid drinking, cooking or brushing their teeth with tap water after high levels of bacteria were found in a recent round of testing.
Preliminary results showed that tap water in 29 of 107 houses tested have bacteria levels exceeding the maximum contaminant levels allowed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
As of deadline Tuesday, the Navy did not respond to questions about the types of bacteria found in the water.
... For the entire article, see http://www.stripes.com/article.asp?section=104&article=56306 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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