A 2007 research paper that assured District residents they had not been harmed by lead in their water is under investigation because of concerns that the chief author gave the city's water authority final approval of the paper.
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Agency's Role Probed in D.C. Water Report
Considering I knew a fully grown adult who got lead poisoning from drinking DC tap water years ago, this isn't of any news to me. DC plumbing is OLD and not to be trusted.