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PBS NewsHour | Protecting Americans From Danger in the Drinking Water | PBS

Duration: 10:55
Program: PBS NewsHour #10583
Broadcast Date: Mar. 13, 2013

The town of Hinkley, Calif., had a Hollywood moment when its battle with chromium-6 tainted water was made into the film "Erin Brockovich." But Hinkley, still struggling with contamination, hasn't had a Hollywood ending. Miles O'Brien examines what chemicals are in our drinking water and why it's so difficult to get rid of them.

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Post Date: March 13, 2013