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Recycled toilet water is the solution for one drought stricken town

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Current Event May 22, 2014

Recycled Toilet Water is the Solution for One Drought-Stricken Town

A Texas town has been living in severe drought conditions for three years and decided to recycle water from toilets, sinks, and other wash to meet their water needs. Water plant officials say that the water is completely clean of bacteria, but residents would rather drink bottled water. Listen to this public radio story and discuss with your students.

Engineering Elementary Earth and Space Science Weather and Climate

Story Length: 4:13

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AIR DATE: 05/06/2014

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