Uni works with Yorkshire Water on £300k project to reduce lead in water

(University of Huddersfield) One strand will focus on the ‘particulate lead’ that can be found in tap water as a result of corrosion in the lead service piping that links houses to the water mainApproximately 900,000 properties around the region have some lead pipe associated with them. A key aim is to ensure compliance with the current legal UK limit of 10 micrograms of lead per litre