New York, New York
Data available: 2010-2015
Source: Surface water
New York City System EWG’s drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the New York Department of Health – Bureau of Public Water Supply Protection, as well as information from the U.S. EPA Enforcement and Compliance History database (ECHO). For the latest quarter assessed by the EPA (January to March 2017), tap water provided by this water utility was in violation of federal health-based drinking water standards.
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