Polluted Drinking Water is Top Environmental Fear

Laughlin, James
May 2008
WaterWorld;May2008, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p4
Trade Publication
The article discusses the annual survey of the Gallup Organization which examines the top environmental concerns in the U.S. According to the survey, majority of Americans are more concerned on water pollution than other environmental issues, like global warming and air pollution. It was stated that polluted drinking water is the top issue in the survey followed by contamination of soil and water by toxic waste, polluted bodies of water and maintenance of fresh water supply.


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