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NZ sanitation slipping – Skegg

Thursday 22 September 2016 2:28pm

The ''appalling fiasco'' in Havelock North where thousands of people became ill from contaminated water is likely to be repeated in other parts of New Zealand, Professor Sir David Skegg said yesterday before giving an inaugural lecture on the state of public health in New Zealand.

The water crisis was a sign of deterioration in a crucial plank of public health – sanitation.

Read the entire article on the Otago Daily Times website