Plomo y agua del grifo

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Agua contaminada con plomo


La Agencia de Protección Ambiental (Environmental Protection Agency, EPA ) monitorea el agua potable y exige a las empresas suministradoras del servicio de agua presentar informes anuales sobre la calidad de ésta. Estos informes, que incluyen información acerca de las cantidades de plomo, están disponibles para los consumidores. Para mayor información, llame a la línea gratuita Agua Potable Segura de la EPA (EPA's Safe Drinking Water), 800-426-4791, y al Centro Nacional de Información sobre el Plomo (National Lead Information Center), 800-LEAD-FYI.


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  • Last reviewed on 2/16/2012
  • Eric Perez, MD, St. Luke's / Roosevelt Hospital Center, NY, NY, and Pegasus Emergency Group (Meadowlands and Hunterdon Medical Centers), NJ. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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