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- Pieper, Kelsey J.; Martin, Rebekah; Tang, Min; Walters, LeeAnne; Parks, Jeffrey; Roy, Siddhartha; Devine, Christina; Edwards, Marc A.
- Environmental science & technology 2018 v.52 no.15 pp. 8124-8132
- pipes, etc ; copper; corrosion; drinking water; leaching; lead; phosphates; river water; summer; Lake Huron; Michigan; Show all 11 Subjects
- ... In April 2014, the drinking water source in Flint, Michigan was switched from Lake Huron water with phosphate inhibitors to Flint River water without corrosion inhibitors. The absence of corrosion control and use of a more corrosive source increased lead leaching from plumbing. Our city-wide citizen science water lead results contradicted official claims that there was no problem– our 90th percent ...
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