State tells city residents not to drink tap water after three years of dangerous lead contamination

Health officials in Michigan are advising residents in the city of Benton Harbor to rely on bottled water instead of tap water in response to elevated levels of lead in the city’s water supply. Levels of lead significantly exceeding the federal action level of 15 parts per billion have been reported in Benton Harbor since at least 2018. Read the full story by The Hill.

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