MCPS review reveals elevated lead levels in water at 86 schools

After a countywide review of school water, elevated lead levels were detected in water outlets at 86 Montgomery County public schools. Water stations with high-level readings were immediately taken out of commission as the school system has worked through testing since winter, but 153 of the 238 outlets with elevated lead levels had been accessible to students, according to district data finalized last week. (Bethesda)

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