We post articles that describe the affects of lead poisoning on children under 6 for the community to read up on lead dangers.

Water

The lead concentration found in water is measured in parts per billion (ppb).

  • 70 ppb in drinking water
  • 60 ppb in drinking water
  • 50 ppb in drinking water
  • 40 ppb in drinking water = IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED: STOP DRINKING WATER, SHUT WATER OFF
  • 30 ppb in drinking water
  • 20 ppb in drinking water =
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  • 10 ppb in drinking water
  • 5 ppb in drinking water
  • 1 ppb in drinking water
  • 0 ppb in drinking water = SAFE


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