December 16, 2016 – Some 320,000 residents in Corpus Christi, Texas, have been told to not use tap water because it might be contaminated with a petroleum-based chemical.
The announcement prompted school and business closures on Thursday and triggered long lines at grocery stores as people stocked up on bottled water…..
“Only bottled water should be used for all drinking, beverage and food preparation (including baby formula and juice), making ice, brushing teeth, washing dishes or clothes, washing hands, and bathing until further notice,” the release further states.
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