If you suspect that your drinking water is contaminated with lead, ask experts from your local or state health department to test the water in your home.
Other Works Consulted
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (2009). Water on tap: What you need to know. Available online: http://water.epa.gov/drink/guide.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||R. Steven Tharratt, MD, MPVM, FACP, FCCP - Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, Medical Toxicology|
|Last Revised||September 15, 2011|
Last Revised: September 15, 2011
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