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Non-use advisory of water in Laval district ends, allowing safe consumption again

Advisory was triggered after suspicion of firefighting chemical impact

September 29, 2023  By Ground Water Canada

Montreal – Water in the Sainte-Dorothée district of Laval, Que. is now safe to drink again. A non-use advisory had been issued earlier this week, notifying residents not to use municipal water for any purpose other than toilet flushing. Water contamination was suspected to be caused by a chemical used by firefighters during an intervention on Tuesday. It was feared use of the water could cause skin irritation or gastrointestinal distress. CBC News report | READ MORE

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