MYTH # 5
              
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there is no evidence that we have failed to protect the public health and environment” (2006)”
                                              Wesley Carr, Environmental Protection Specialist
                           Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Water Quality Control Division
                      
http://www.epa.gov/region8/water/biosolids/pdf/Biosolids%20Inspection.pdf

       "It's only when a strange alliance of the stars occurs you get an extraordinary event like this,” (2011)
                                              Jim Gorny, a produce safety expert at the FDA.
                      
http://news.yahoo.com/listeria-outbreaks-produce-rare-deadly-225335003.html

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                                      Coliforms: Dangerous Biological Bioterrorism Agents

By Jim Bynum, vp                                                                                                                                         11/11/2011
Help for Sewage Victims
Edited by Gail Bynum, Ph.D
                                                              Table of Contents
Introduction                                                                                                                                                                 2
Background on Biological Bioterrorism rule                                                                                                                 3
Coliforms as Bioterrorism Agents                                                                                                                                 7
    Escherichia coli, all enteropathogenic serotypes                                                                                              11
         Edwardsiella tarda                                                                                                                                            18
        Klebsiella - all species and all serotypes                                                                                                           21
        Proteus - all species                                                                                                                                          27
        Salmonella - all species and all serotypes                                                                                                         31
        Shigella - all species and all serotypes                                                                                                              36
        Yersinia Enterocolitica                                                                                                                                       37
        Yersinia (Pasteurella) pestis, (Black Plague)                                                                                                     38
Unlisted Primary Coliform Bioterrorism Biological Agents
        Citrobacter                                                                                                                                                         40
        Enterobacter                                                                                                                                                      42
Unlisted Secondary and Emerging Coliform Biological Agents
        Averyella                                                                                                                                                             46
        Budvicia aquatica                                                                                                                                                46
        Buttiauxella noacki                                                                                                                                              47
        Calymmatobacterium                                                                                                                                          48
        Cedecea                                                                                                                                                             48
        Ewingella                                                                                                                                                            49
        Hafnia alvei                                                                                                                                                         51
        Kluyvera                                                                                                                                                              53
        Leclercia adecarboxylata                                                                                                                                    55
        Leminorella                                                                                                                                                         57
        Moellerella wisconsensis                                                                                                                                     58
        Morganella                                                                                                                                                          60
        Pantoea                                                                                                                                                              63
        Photorhabdus                                                                                                                                                     64
        Providencia                                                                                                                                                         66
        Rahnella aquatilis                                                                                                                                               68
        Serratia                                                                                                                                                               69
        Tatumella                                                                                                                                                            75
        Xenorhabdus                                                                                                                                                       77
        Yokenella regensburgei                                                                                                                                       79
Conclusion                                                                                                                                                                     80