Important Information About Drinking Water and Lead
Tecumseh is required to randomly test for lead every three years. The next round of testing will take place in 2020. If you would like to be included in that test pool, please contact the Utility Billing Clerk at 517-424-6545 to be added to the list.
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For more information on water testing, you can visit the MDEQ’s Drinking Water Analysis Laboratory’s website:
Orders may be e-mailed:
or mailed: Water Sample Unit Orders
Dept. of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 30270
Lansing, MI 48909
Where can I find additional information?
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):
Information on Lead in drinking water, testing methods, and steps you can take to minimize exposure is available from the
Safe Drinking Water Hotline
or at www.epa.gov/drink/lead/index.cfm
Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ):
Michigan’s Safe Drinking Water Act.
American Water Works Association (AWWA):
Members have worked to protect consumers against lead in drinking water for many years, creating scores of helpful communications, technical and public policy resources.