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  Shvat 19, 5772 , 12/02/12

Health Ministry: Nir Galim Water Contaminated

The Health Ministry announced, Sunday afternoon, that water from the Nir Galim 3 well-drilling site at Moshav Nir Galim, next to Ashdod, was unfit for drinking, cooking or brushing teeth, due to pesticide contamination.

The ministry said the water was acceptable for gardening, washing and rinsing, as well as bathing.

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