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Waterbodies Under a Dioxin Advisory Downstream of Pulp Mills
Figure 3: Current Number of Affected Waterbodies -
11 Waterbodies in 8 States

Figure 4: Yearly Number of Waterbodies Placed Under A Dioxin Advisory

Prior to 1988, there were five waterbodies under a dioxin advisory. Since 1990, 24 waterbodies have been cleared of such advisories. Notably, only one dioxin advisory has been issued since 1991.

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