Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada


Drinking Water

The Drop on Water : Health Effects

Below is a list of substances that are known or suspected to cause adverse health effects when present in drinking water. These fact sheets are part of The Drop on Water series of water quality fact sheets.

Please Note:

Our fact sheets all contain web links, which have recently changed.  To find the current address, replace the “enla” portion of the old address with “nse”.

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Health Effects