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# contaminated - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

FSAI issues third recall notice for own-brand bottled water over contamination fears

The latest batch relates to bottled water sold in Applegreen stores.

# contaminated - Friday 23 March, 2018

Being treated with chemical pipe cleaner had 'devastating' impact on children

Over 40 children attending a dental clinic in Clare were treated with water contaminated by pipe cleaner.

# contaminated - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Theresa May announces inquiry into Britain's contaminated blood scandal

Thousands of patients were given blood products infected with diseases.

# contaminated - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Putting rubbish in the wrong wheelie bin? It'll cost you an average of €30 every time

Greyhound said the reaction to the new measures has been positive.

# contaminated - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Chilling two-minute video captures 'stunning decay' of Chernobyl exclusion zone

Chernobyl was the scene of the world’s worst nuclear disaster .

# contaminated - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

These are the 20 Dublin homes with the most lead in their drinking water

There’s some familiar addresses related to water protests.

# contaminated - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

World's most dangerous toy measured how much it contaminated children

This 1950s science set contained four types of uranium ore.

# contaminated - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Nurse charged with murdering patients by poisoning them in Manchester hospital

The male nurse has been charged with the murder of three patients.

# contaminated - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Man dies from toxic chemicals delivered with box of shoes

Seven others have been injured by contaminated parcels in China.

# contaminated - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Fukushima leak upgraded to a "serious incident"

The nuclear regulator in Japan had originally given it a rating of Level 1, an ‘anomaly’.

# contaminated - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Possible contamination leads to water restrictions in Tipperary

Residents of Clonmel have been issued with a boil notice, while certain restrictions are still in place across Dublin as well.

# contaminated - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Agent Orange clean-up launched in Vietnam decades after war ends

US and Vietnam are commencing a landmark project to remove dangerous defoliant sprayed by American forces to defoliate Vietnam’s forests.

# contaminated - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Kyrgyz officials facing charges over radioactive coal

The imported coal was distributed to schools, an orphanage and a home for the elderly in Kyrgyzstan.

# contaminated - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Three die in hospital where drips were contaminated with insulin

Police in the northwest of England are searching for the person who tampered with the saline drips.