Lynn Thorp, National Campaigns Director
Clean Water Action
Eliminating exposure to lead in tap water means getting lead out of contact with drinking water. The largest source of lead in water systems is the lead service lines that bring water from the main (large pipe) to the house or other building. Replacing lead service lines is a critical step to lead –free water.
There’s no magic solution to the challenges of lead service line replacement, but there are local, state and federal policies that could support communities and water systems in this effort.
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