Links Specific to Your State
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality - Drinking Water Lead and Copper Program - Educational brochure on lead in drinking water, information on public water system water quality, information for public water providers - including sampling guidance under the Lead and Copper rule, and more
Colorado City, Texas - Lead and Copper - Information on health effects from lead in drinking water, steps you can take to reduce your exposure to lead in drinking water and currently sampling schedules
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)