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The Latest on Lead Contamination

It Started in Flint, Michigan Nearly everyone is familiar with the Flint Michigan Water Crisis where lead was being leached from old pipes into drinking water.  In 2014, in an effort to save money, the city of Flint switched from its original water provider to using water from the Flint River.  Shortly after that, many […]

Lead in Drinking Water

Lead found in drinking water has become an increasingly common problem for schools in the United States. It’s not that it’s a new problem, but people have started to test for it and notice it after the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Lead isn’t in the municipal water supply, but instead, it is entering the […]