The city shut down its treatment plant on Jan. 19 after drinking water coming from taps was found to contain traces of fuel.
The capital's 8,000 people had been under the advisory since Jan. 19 when the city started using a bypass system to pump water to residents.
The water was also contaminated with fuel late last year and residents were under a do-not-consume order for two months.The Health Department says in a statement that the boil-water advisory was temporary to ensure the water was safe to drink while the city was switching over to the bypass.
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This is whats wrong with canada. We always want to help and ship our money to other countries. It's a great thing to do but I think it's time to start taking care of our own issues before worrying about everyone else. Huh. Wonder how fuel gets in the water system….. twice so curious Sheesh and it happened last year as well? Nunavut Iqaluit 'The water was also contaminated with fuel late last year and residents were under a do-not-consume order for two months.'
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Fuel contamination concerns continue to cloud Iqaluit’s drinking water.Social Sharing 'Precautionary measure' as city is bypassing water treatment plant, say health officials CBC News · Posted: Jan 19, 2022 4:18 PM CT | Last Updated: January 20 City of Iqaluit staff delivered water to the Elders' Qammaq on Monday, Jan.Posted January 28, 2022 8:43 am Updated January 28, 2022 8:44 am 2:08 Beijing Olympics: China taking no chances with COVID-19 as Games near The start of the Beijing 2022 Olympics is just over two weeks away and organizers are confident everything will be ready on time.COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to show signs of stabilizing.
Here’s why The water was also contaminated with fuel late last year and residents were under a do-not-consume order for two months. The Health Department says in a statement that the boil-water advisory was temporary to ensure the water was safe to drink while the city was switching over to the bypass. On Wednesday, the Nunavut government issued a boil water advisory for the city. Story continues below advertisement The department says such advisories are standard whenever there is a significant change to how the water is treated. © 2022 The Canadian Press . It added residents should also boil their tap water if they are using it to wash food, brush teeth, cook, prepare infant formula or juices, or make ice cubes.