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Severn Trent water showcases teeth lost down toilets

by | 18th, December 2011

THE people at  Severn Trent’s sewage treatment works in Monkmoor, Shrewsbury, have showcased a job lot of dentures recovered in the system. You can see all the teeth here .

But how do teeth get into the system? The company suggests they fall down plugs holes. But surely U-bends would catch them. The answer seems to be that the false teeth fall down toilets while the owner’s head is hanging over the bowl. This is not a failure of plumbing, rather one of glue and the

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