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Lead Water Service Lines: Extensive Sampling and Field Protocol Protect Public Health

  • Author(s): Lewis, Carrie M.; Couillard, Lon A.; Klappa, Patricia J.; Vandenbush, Terrence D.
  • Publications: Journal - American Water Works Association
  • Issue Date: January 2017
  • Volume / Number: 109, Number 1
  • Page(s): 34-41
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  • Product Number: JAW_0084489
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A pilot study in Milwaukee, Wis., assessed lead levels before and after water main replacement and led to a new sampling and communication protocol for addressing possible increased lead at the taps of customers with lead service lines.

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