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  • adj. Not chlorinated


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  • People often bathe, and sometimes even defecate, in the open, use unchlorinated water, lack hand-washing facilities and live in squalid, infrahuman conditions in a country where every day hundreds are infected with the deadly Vibrio cholera.

    Georgianne Nienaber: Haiti: Cholera Down but People Still "Abandoned Like Stray Dogs"

  • Health officials began their investigation in the fall of 2007 after a North Carolina teen and a pal from South Carolina swam in an unchlorinated pool with two pet turtles.

    Tiny turtles blamed for large salmonella outbreak

  • There were two portents that truly depressed Parlabane in this world, and one was anything that suggested deep water - unheated, unchlorinated and unattached to a changing suite and a lounge bar - would be featuring on the day's agenda.

    Be My Enemy

  • Authorities warn however that the risk of drinking unchlorinated water is much higher.

    How Safe is Your Water?

  • How we revelled in that drink as we paused at Romano's Well! -- the only spot on the Peninsula where we could get a draught of real, cold, unchlorinated water!

    The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry in the War 1914-1918

  • It is spread when infected fecal matter gets into unchlorinated water, seafood such as shellfish or other food.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Regardless of their destination, all travellers should avoid drinking unchlorinated water, adding ice to drinks, and eating unrefrigerated food from street stalls.

  • In another case, two teenage girls became very ill after they swam in an unchlorinated family pool where pet turtles had been allowed to swim. - Articles related to Scientists uncover mysterious workings of cholera bacteria

  • Naegleria fowleri is a naturally occurring amoeba that can be found in any body of fresh water such as lakes, rivers, hot springs and poorly maintained and minimally-chlorinated or unchlorinated swimming pools.


  • "They should avoid drinking unchlorinated water and eating at makeshift street markets where food is not well preserved."

    Woolly Days


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