Just Add Water
A two year profile of drinking water quality in the US
Just Add Water: Table 3
More than 1,500 schools, hospitals, and daycare centers with private water systems reported violations or exceedances of EPA drinking water standards in 1994-1995.
|Health Standard||Schools, Hospitals, and Daycare Centers Reporting Violations||Population Served|
|Chronic Coliform Bacteria||678||339,587|
|Any Violation or Exceedance||1,583||704,338|
Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from EPA Safe Drinking Water Information System 1994-1996.