Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communication


G08-1333 Drinking Water: Lead

Sharon Skipton, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Bruce Dvorak, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Wayne Woldt, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Steve Drda, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Document Type Article

© 2008, The Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska on behalf of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension. All rights reserved.


Small quantities of lead can be a serious health concern, especially for infants, children, and developing fetuses. This 2008 NebGuide discusses how to safely manage lead in a domestic water supply.