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Traces of Prescription Drugs Found in Lake Michigan

Special | 35m 9s

Curtis Hedman, Advanced Microbiologist, Wisconsin State Lab of Hygiene, discusses the pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) found two miles offshore from Milwaukee in Lake Michigan. Toxicological findings show that the contaminants were found at concentrations considered at medium or high risk for aquatic organisms.

Aired: 02/26/14

Rating: TV-G

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