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Dangers of Elevated Nitrates and How to Reduce Them


The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has set the maximum contaminant level of nitrates in drinking water at 10 mg/L. In some areas – especially near farms – contaminant levels may be higher than the EPA regulation, prompting the local water treatment plant to take action and send a notice to all residents using their water.

In this white paper, you will learn: 

  • What causes nitrates
  • Some of the public health risks associated with elevated levels
  • How to protect yourself
  • Ways to reduce nitrate concentration in existing wells
  • Ways to treat nitrates in drinking water
  • Blue-baby syndrome
  • Best practices for boil order notices & public health warnings

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