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# EPA report

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Dr Catherine Conlon: Sewage in our waterways has huge health and environmental consequences
Dr Catherine Conlon
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It will 'take decades' for Irish Water to remove all lead pipework, EPA says
Waste, greenhouse gases and traffic: The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on Ireland's environment
Quality of Irish drinking water remains extremely high but one million people 'vulnerable' to systems failures
Raw sewage from 77,000 people in Ireland flowing into environment every day