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Colorado gets a ‘C+’ for efforts to get the lead out of water

CoPIRG calls for stronger action to prevent lead contamination of schools’ water.

Alexandra Simon | Used by permission
CoPIRG releases the third annual Get The Lead Out report

Colorado earned a C+ grade based on its policies to stop pervasive lead contamination of schools’ drinking water in the third edition of CoPIRG Foundation and Environment Colorado Research and Policy Center’s Get The Lead Out study. Colorado jumped up from an “F” in the previous study by taking incremental policy steps toward safer drinking water for kids at school. Read the full release here.

Alexandra Simon

Former Public Health Advocate, CoPIRG Foundation

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