Hey! There’s Lead in my Water!
Is my tap water contaminated with lead? If it is, should I be concerned? How did the lead get into my tap water in the first place? These are questions that the residents of Flint, Michigan are currently seeking answers to.
The effects of lead poisoning have made recent news headlines, as a result of switching the city’s water supply source from Lake Huron to Flint River.
Here we provide information regarding how lead:
- contaminated Flint water
- can leach from pipes into tap water
- is analyzed in drinking water using analytical methods approved by the EPA.