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Lead in School Drinking Water: Wants vs Needs

Schools throughout the country are beginning to test their drinking water for lead. Before testing, most of these schools assume their drinking water is perfectly fine but their test results are show a far different picture. As a school, it is VITAL to be 100%...

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Cost-Benefit Analysis

When contemplating testing your schools water sources for lead in water, many schools will perform a quick Cost-Benefit Analysis. Since this blog is designed to help spread information on all things lead in water testing, I figured it would be interesting to lay out a...

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Identifying your Water Sources

When a school decides to test their drinking water for lead, the first step is to identify the number of water sources that you would like to have tested. This blog post will give you a better idea of who should identify these sources, how to identify them and which...

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How to Know if your Home is at Risk for Lead in Water

After the Flint Water Crisis, homeowners throughout the country have become more and more aware of the threat of lead in their homes drinking water. Even if you do not live in Flint and your water company has recently passed compliance with the Lead and Copper tests...

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Test your School’s Drinking Water for Lead

The Flint Water Crisis exposed a couple major problems that we are facing: the overwhelming presence of lead in US drinking water and the reluctance of some administrators to test. The Presence of Lead in US Drinking Water There is no denying that there was a major...

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Welcome to the Tap Water Watch Blog

Hello all! I just wanted to welcome everyone to our new blog. This blog is designed to discuss and hopefully educate our visitors on all things lead in drinking water. We will be updating the blog every week so if you’re interested in lead in drinking water, stay...

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