List of places to get water tested for lead - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

List of places to get water tested for lead

(Source: WOIO) (Source: WOIO)
BEREA, OH (WOIO) -

In recent test results, the city of Berea Water Treatment Plant has detected lead in levels exceeding the federal/state action level.

Samples were taken from June 2 to June 15, 2017. According to a news release the City of Berea Water Treatment Plant has contacted three local laboratories certified to perform chemical analysis on public drinking water.

Lead found in city of Berea's drinking water distribution system

If you would like your water to be tested for lead you can contact the following laboratories:

Biosolutions LLC.
10180 Queens Way #6
Chagrin Falls, OH 44023
440-708-2999 

CWM Environmental, Inc.
4450 Johnson Parkway, Unit B
Cleveland, OH 44128
216-663-0808

NEORSD Analytical Services
4747 East 49th Street
Cuyahoga Heights, OH 44125
216-641-6000 

EPA: Learn about Lead

RELATED: Tests conducted by Cleveland 19 News show concern

The city of Berea Water Treatment Plant is presently making adjustments to its treatment process and also is retesting lead levels. The plant has contacted 3 local laboratories certified to perform chemical analysis on public drinking water.

Lead typically enters the water primarily as a result of corrosion, or wearing away, of materials containing lead in the water distribution system and household plumbing.

Download the Cleveland 19 News app and First Alert Weather app.

Copyright 2017 WOIO. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly