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Water treatment systems not up to snuff, auditor says

Pumps aerate and filtrate contaminated water at a treatment facility.(Photo: Michael Vi, via Shutterstock)>

Already battered by drought, dwindling supplies and climate change, California’s water treatment systems also suffer from problems that raise the specter of long-term health issues, according to a state report. Those findings – and others – were contained in an audit  by Michael Tilden, California’s acting state auditor.

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