Water hazard

Hawkins, Dana; Silver, Marc
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/2/94, Vol. 116 Issue 17, p75
States that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has advised millions of private well owners with submersible pumps to test their drinking water for lead. Law suit against four major manufacturers after lab tests of water from their pumps showed lead levels up to 100 times higher than EPA's limit in a public drinking-water system; Information on obtaining the Clean Water Lead Testing kit; Costs for pump replacement; EPA telephone number.


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