Drinking water standards
Regulations concerning the quality of the water intended for consumption:
These were the main changes in the parametric values:
- Lead: The guideline was reduced from 50 µg/l to 10 µg/l, and a transition period
- Pesticides: The values for individual substances and for total pesticides were
- Copper: The value was reduced from 3 to 2 mg/l.
- Some new standards were introduced for new parameters like trihalomethanes,
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