“Drinking water suppliers now provide reports (sometimes called consumer confidence reports) that tell where drinking water comes from, and what contaminants may be in it.
* Read your water quality report if it is online, or
* contact your water supplier to get a copy.
Local information, such as contacts, case studies, and more on source water protection for your state can be found here .
To view the information about your drinking water supplier that is in EPA’s database, please visit the Envirofacts page on your state.
The Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (OGWDW), together with states, tribes, and its many partners, protects public health by ensuring safe drinking water and protecting ground water. OGWDW, along with EPA’s ten regional drinking water programs, oversees implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act, which is the national law safeguarding tap water in America,” quoting the EPA.
Hopefully, this information will give the citizens of Yelm the motivation to get their city’s water supply listed as public documents on these sites.
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