What Well Owners Need to Know about Lead in Drinking Water
Time:1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Lead is harmful to health, especially for children. EPA and CDC agree there is no safe level of lead in a child's blood. In this free 90-minute webinar hosted by The Private Well Class' Steve Wilson, you'll learn how lead can enter drinking water in homes with private wells and what to do next if you suspect your family is at risk. Topics covered will include:
- Sources of lead in the home and consequences of exposure,
- Why and when lead is likely to leach from plumbing materials, and
- Best practices for reducing the risk of lead in drinking water.
Dan Webb, director of the ISWS Public Service Lab will be participating to answer attendee questions.
- Illinois State Water Survey
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