Widespread copper and lead contamination of household drinking water, New South Wales, Australia.


This study examines arsenic, copper, lead and manganese drinking water contamination at the domestic consumer's kitchen tap in homes of New South Wales, Australia. Analysis of 212 first draw drinking water samples shows that almost 100% and 56% of samples contain detectable concentrations of copper and lead, respectively. Of these detectable concentrations… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2016.07.041


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