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Yes, I was going to make the point that urban sanitation, running water, sewers, disinfectation of sewage, were necessary to root out many nasty diseases transmitted by feces. As usual, we have gone overboard but we will be forced to come around by water scarcity.

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by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu May 25th, 2006 at 03:22:46 AM EST
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