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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title 3Ts for Reducing Lead in Drinking Water in Child Care Facilities: Revised Guidance.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water.
Publisher Dec 2005
Year Published 2005
Stock Number PB2006-106764
Additional Subjects Child care facilities ; Drinking water ; Lead(Metal) ; Child health ; Guidelines ; Potable water ; Public health ; Training ; Testing ; Information sharing ; Risk assessment ; Water quality ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2006-106764 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 11/20/2006
Collation 20p
This booklet is designed for small child care facilities to help them ensure the drinking water in their buildings does not contain elevated levels of lead. This guide uses the 3Ts (training, testing, telling) to assist you with the steps needed to reduce children's exposure to lead in drinking water. Training: information about health effects and sources of lead; Testing: simple instructions for testing water and recommended solutions for fixing a lead problem if one is identified; and Telling: sharing information with parents and staff.