PHILIPSBURG(DCOMM):— Water is an essential ingredient for life. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the amount of fresh water on earth is limited, and its quality is under constant pressure.
“Preserving the quality of fresh water is important for the drinking-water supply, food production, and recreational water use. Water quality can be compromised by the presence of infectious agents, toxic chemicals, and radiological hazards,” the WHO reports.
The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA) Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a department within the ministry, this week’s focus is on water and