Review Details High Lead Levels in Detroit Schools Water

Review Details High Lead Levels in Detroit Schools Water Photo: KSTP-TV

October 09, 2018 06:36 AM

A review of water testing results at Detroit public schools found that one school had more than 54 times the allowable amount of lead under federal guidelines while another exceeded the regulated copper level by nearly 30 times.

The Detroit News reports it reviewed hundreds of pages of water reports for 57 Detroit Public Schools Community District buildings that had elevated levels of lead and/or copper in the water.

Advertisement

Credits

The Associated Press

(Copyright 2018 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Advertisement

Minnesota governor says Obamacare still 'law of the land,' despite federal judge ruling

Police: Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Columbia Heights

Vikings: 3 keys to defeating Dolphins

Warmer weather continues into Sunday

Car on tracks causes delays on Blue Line

Minnesota State Patrol recruiting more women

Advertisement