Water used by Guanapo farmers severely contaminated

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 10:30

What if we told you lead and arsenic was making it's way to your dining tables.

 And not through the pipeline alone?

You see farmers have for decades been using water from the Guanapo River for their crops and livestock and a 2014 UWI study shows the water is severely contaminated.

We visited the community to find pipes from the river to farms and farmers who admit they use water from the Guanapo River for farming.

Here's more in this report.