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