Lead Contaminated Tap Water: What's Your Risk?

Lead Contaminated Tap Water: What's Your Risk?

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…

More on Lead in School Drinking Water. Are Your Children at Risk?

Earlier this week I talked about lead contamination found in schools in Camden, NJ.  I also shared with you my experiences in the early 1990’s with drinking water in Chinese primary schools.  My interest and concern with water contamination at schools is driven by several facts: most contaminants cannot be detected by the students drinking…