Milwaukee, Wisconsin suffered the largest waterborne disease outbreak in U.S. history - 100 people died and 403,000 were sickened.

When people started complaining about the odor and taste of their tap water, calls began flooding the Milwaukee Health Department.

The water treatment plants had just passed inspection and tests for bacteria and viruses came up blank. Was sewage contaminating the public water supply? And if so, where was it coming from?

TMBA was asked to recreate animations that highlighted the findings of the CDC and EPA investigations. The animations aired on an episode of "Extreme Evidence" on tru TV.

Cryptosporidiosis, also known as crypto, is a parasitic disease caused by Cryptosporidium, a protozoan parasite in the phylum Apicomplexa. It affects the intestines of mammals and is typically an acute short-term infection. It is spread through the fecal-oral route, often through contaminated water.

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