Links Specific to Your State
New York City Environmental Protection - Lead - Click on "Learn More" for comprehensive information. Website also includes information tips for reducing exposure to lead in drinking water, lead in drinking water test kits, FAQs, NYC public schools and lead testing results, a Run Your Tap Poster (PDF), and more
Village of Nyack - General Public Education - Lead in Drinking Water - Information on sources of lead, health effects, reducing your risk to exposure to lead in drinking water, water quality information, contact information, and more
City of Rochester, NY - Drinking Water Safety - Information on sources of lead, health effects, reducing your risk to exposure to lead in drinking water, water quality information, contact information, and more
Find more information about your local drinking water by accessing your water provider’s Consumer Confidence Report (CCR), also known as an annual drinking water quality report. Your CCR tells you where your water comes from and what's in it. Please note that CCRs for all water systems may not be available. Here are some tips for refining your search: Only populate the state field, click 'Search', then browse the results for your CWS, or narrow your search by adding the name of your county.
Resources prepared by the Horsley Witten Group and commissioned by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.
Guide to Choosing a Certified Lead Filtration Device (NSF International)