Flint Water Crisis Spurs Questions About Texas Water
With the crisis of contaminated water in Flint, Michigan, Texans are asking about the safety of their own cities' water supplies.
With the crisis of contaminated water in Flint, Michigan, Texans are asking about the safety of their own cities' water supplies. The Texas Department of State Health Services says that most cases involving lead contamination in the state don't result from residential drinking water supplies. Dallas water supplies are safe, according to environmental officials and water utilities there; while the San Antonio Water System says that its customers are safe because its water pipes are not made of lead, but are PVC and galvanized. (Texas Public Radio and The Dallas Morning News)
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