Slovakia: Atrazine Contamination In South-West Drinking Water

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A criminal complaint has been filed this week against an unknown party for contamination of groundwater in the Zitny Ostrov region, in the south west of Slovakia. The suit alleges environmental harm and a threat to human health, citing detection of the herbicide Atrazine in the drinking water of area towns and villages.