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Portland Water Bureau

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1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97204

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June Water Quality Trivia

By Lindsay Wochnick

June Water Quality Trivia

Answer: B

Approximately 25,000 customer samples have been analyzed for lead in water through the Water Bureau’s testing program. While all known sources of lead have been removed from the Water Bureau’s distribution system, customers can be exposed to lead through their home plumbing.  

To learn more visit To request a free lead in water test kit, visit or call 503-988-4000.


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