Most beaches along Durban’s coastline have critical E. coli levels above acceptable safety levels and should be considered a public health hazard.
The federal government’s announcement that boil-water advisories on First Nations won’t end until 2023 at the earliest isn’t surprising. The true crisis is much greater than widely known.
Bacteria and other toxic biological waste arising from decomposing bodies can contaminate water sources, representing a public health concern.
The “sniff test” doesn’t work every time, and other food safety tips.