Hexavalent Chromium

There have been recent news articles about the presence of Hexavalent Chromium, or the “Erin Brockovich” chemical in water systems throughout the United States. The articles are based on a report that focuses on the presence of Hexavalent Chromium, or Chromium-6, in water systems and proposals to create or modify existing regulations for this chemical.…

Information Regarding Hexavalent Chromium

The Safe Drinking Water Act requires the US Environmental Protection Agency to continually evaluate whether new drinking water regulations are needed to protect public health.  One possible regulation that EPA has been considering for the past few years is focused on Hexavalent Chromium (also called Chromium-6).  To help determine the impact of this potential regulation,…