What pharmaceutical residue does to waterways

Description

A Canberra professor has warned that pharmaceutical residue contaminating waterways could be impacting on human health as drugs are transferred through the food chain.

Professor Ross Thompson is urging the public to dispose of unused medicines properly to stop the problem escalating, on the back of alarming results in two recent studies.

Subject

Water Ecology; Water Quality; Health

Period23 Feb 2019

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  • TitleWhat pharmaceutical residue does to waterways
    Media name/outletCanberra Times
    CountryAustralia
    Date23/02/19
    PersonsRoss Thompson