MYTH # 5
           
         “
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