TITLE

A lead-pipe alert

AUTHOR(S)
Podolsky, Doug; Sussman, Vic
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/2/92, Vol. 113 Issue 17, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Says that the Environmental Protection Agency report on lead in drinking water may have triggered misplaced worry. The EPA targeted only high-risk homes, those hooked to municipal water lines made of lead or lead solder, as mandated by 1991 regulations calling on municipal water systems to add chemicals reducing lead levels in tap water. Contact point for information on labs and home treatment systems.
ACCESSION #
9211023290

 

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