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  •  I wouldn't bathe my child in that. (4+ / 0-)

    And imagine they are drinking that, watering their gardens with it, and giving to their pets and livestock to drink.

    Washing their clothes in it.

    Cooking with it.

    That is nasty AND! AND, I cannot stress this enough,

    all the effects that this nasty water has, it's visual [un]appeal, would completely ruin the property values of anyone living in that area.

    So if your home was your major investment, which for many families it is, you are stuck there. Who would buy a smoking turd with brown water full of gods know what as your source of drinking, and bathing water?

    So this is a form of wealth extraction. The companies take a natural resource which is used to make an obscene profit, while they ruin the property values of an entire region for generations, in addition to ruining human and animal health and welfare.

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