Examples of contamination in a Sentence
swimming in the lake is banned until the contamination is identified and neutralized
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This week's death is the first linked to the E. coli contamination.
The company that owns Birds Eye, Duncan Hines and Vlasic brands is recalling close to 32,500 pounds of dried beef due to possible contamination.
The ground then becomes infected with parasites and disease, leading to environmental contamination that spreads to the people who live in the county.
In a new paper that’s causing some buzz, Daniel McKinsey, a physicist at the University of California, Berkeley, contends that the signal could come from argon contamination.
In addition to the symptoms reported by the Colombian locals, people suffering from oil contamination can experience respiratory issues, skin rashes, fatigue, and seemingly undiagnosed illnesses lasting months or years.
In 2000, the state ordered the destruction of even healthy citrus trees within 1,900 feet of an infected tree, in a last-ditch attempt to battle contamination.
But that method of feeding young leaves the milk susceptible to contamination by dangerous environmental bacterias, researchers said.
The leafy site in Franklin Village is one of as many as 4,000 similar sites around the state where toxic fumes may be seeping into buildings and basements from underground contamination, state officials have said.
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