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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 05, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Ralph Nader consumer group reported announcing United States water systems contaminated with chemicals; details given. Report introduced.

(DC: Bob Schieffer) United States drinking water discussed. [Consumer advocate Walter HANG - comments on toxic organic chemicals in water supply.] Contaminated areas illustrated. [Consumer advocate Ralph NADER - Environmental Protection Agency and President Reagan need to be aware of problem.] [EPA spokesperson Larry JENSEN - says water fine.] Nader quoted regarding bottled water. [WOMAN - says spring water is purer.] Nader reported urging people to find out about water in area.

Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob

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