A Brief History of Lead in Drinking Water

A Brief History of Lead in Drinking Water

Lead has been contaminating drinking water since the inception of modern plumbing. The reason: its inexpensive, stable and malleable; the problem is it’s also poisonous. Lead in Ancient Rome Lead poisoning was a common fate for many ancient Romans and is often...
How to Know if your Home is at Risk for Lead in Water

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...
Welcome to the Tap Water Watch Blog

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...