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Elevated Lead Levels in 17 of B.C.’s School Districts

Young children wearing aprons are playing with a water table together in nursery.

A Vancouver Sun survey, in conjunction with data collected by the province of British Columbia, show that 17 of B.C.’s school districts have discovered elevated levels of lead in their drinking water sources. This article lists those 17 districts and describes the water sources within each that contain lead exceedances.

Elevated Levels of Lead in 17 B.C. School Districts