Fish Testing Positive For Cocaine & Oxy?!?
Fish found in Washington’s Puget Sound are on a variety of drugs, including cocaine and anti-depressants, as a result of contaminated water. The cocktail of drugs showing up in sewage-treatment wastewater and in the tissues of juvenile Chinook salmon also included Flonase, Aleve, Tylenol, Valium, Zoloft, OxyContin, Nicotine, caffeine, and many more. Why are the levels so high and could they have any effect on people? We look at some of the theories surrounding the Puget Sound’s high concentration of drug-infused water on the Lip News with Margaret Howell and Jo Ankier