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New CU-Boulder Study Reveals Bacteria From Dog Feces in Outdoor Air of Urbanized Air
August 18, 2011
Bacteria from fecal material--in particular, dog fecal material--may constitute the dominant source of airborne bacteria in Cleveland's and Detroit's wintertime air, says a new University of Colorado at Boulder study.
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