US Schools Nationwide Still Grapple with Lead in Water
March 26th, 2016 - New York Times
Schools Nationwide Still Grapple With Lead in Water
JERSEY CITY — Anxious parents may wonder how a major school system like Newark’s could overlook lead in the drinking water of 30 schools and 17,000 students. The answer: It was easy. They had to look only a few miles away, at the century-old classrooms of the schools here, across the Hackensack River.