Pink Water in Canada – level 2

15-03-2017 07:00

People in a Canadian town were shocked when their tap water turned pink. They had no idea why this was, and whether the water was safe.

They were later told that the water was safe. It was pink because of potassium permanganate, which was used to wash the town’s water filters.

Difficult words: whether (if), potassium permanganate (a chemical which is used for cleaning water).

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