Daily Archives: November 4, 2008

Diesel Fuel Spoils City Water Supply

November 4, 2008

Whitesburg residents should avoid using city water for anything other than flushing toilets until tests show that diesel fuel has been purged from the water system. Diesel can cause eye and skin irritation, and if the fuel is aspirated (breathed into the lungs), it can cause swelling known as pulmonary edema, nervous system depression...

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