What Are the Harmful Effects of Microorganisms?

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Microorganisms can affect food, air and water. These tiny cellular structures can spread diseases and infections. Any number of germs from raw waste to the flu can be spread through thousands of these invisible to the naked eye carriers. Microorganisms can cause food to spoil, water to be tainted and both humans and animals to become sick.
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