EPA Stops Installation of Fire Hydrants Because of Low Lead Content Rule

Cities, villages and counties in the U.S. face the possibility of being saddled with hundreds of millions of dollars in useless hydrants after a surprise ruling last month by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that requires fireplugs put in after Jan. 4 meet stricter standards for lead content [...]

Mueller Water Products Statement Regarding EPA Ruling on Including Fire Hydrants In Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act [...]

EPA Summary Of The Reduction Of Lead In Drinking Water Act And Frequently Asked Questions [PDF ...]