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Tap Water

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Odd-Smelling Tap Water Persists For Nearly 6 Months In 4 Counties

A musty taste and odor to the tap water in four Southern California counties originally projected to last only a few weeks has persisted for six months now.

03/20/2012

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If Your Tap Water Tastes Musty And Smells Bad Don’t Be Alarmed

Officials with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California reported Friday that residents in portions of Riverside, Orange, San Bernardino Counties and east Los Angeles County may notice a foul odor and musty taste in their tap water but that it is not a health hazard.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2011

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Schmear Campaign: Larry King Now Pitchman For LA Bagel Store

King claims the franchise has found a way to make the water just like the water in Brooklyn.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/18/2011

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Erin Brockovich Inspires Proposed Law Limiting Chromium 6 In Water

California would limit the level of a known carcinogen in tap water under legislation proposed by a state lawmaker.

02/22/2011

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Senators Boxer, Feinstein Call For Ban On Tap Water Carcinogen

Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein want the Environmental Protection Agency to protect the public from hexavalent chromium.

12/21/2010

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Indio Residents Warned To Avoid Tainted Tap Water

Residents of a Riverside County neighborhood near Indio are being warned to avoid drinking tap water because it’s tainted with high levels of a chemical used in rocket fuel and fireworks.

12/17/2010