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Downers Grove update: Village gives water report

The village of Downers Grove purchases Lake Michigan water that is supplied by the city of Chicago via the DuPage Water Commission.

Recently, some questions have been raised regarding the quality of Chicago water. Specifically,

testing of Chicago tap water by an independent agency indicated the presence of chromium 6, a carcinogenic heavy metal.

The United States Environmental Protection Agency is evaluating new health effects data of chromium 6 in drinking water. It is expected that this evaluation will be completed in late 2011.

via Downers Grove update: Village gives water report – Naperville Sun.

One comment

  1. Without water there is no life . In village areas pure water is available. But in city area…I don’t think so..Chromium contained water is killing man life…….Be care full about this….

    Good post Hope you will continued to post like this