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Awaiting the final Lead and Copper Rule Improvements: What happens next?

May 03, 2024

By Brendan O'Brien

In this Water Online article, Stantec explains how water systems can prepare for and comply with the US EPA’s Lead and Copper Rule Improvements

Over the past few years, community and public water systems have been focused on meeting the October 2024 deadline of building their service line inventories as directed by the U.S. EPA’s Lead and Copper Rule Revisions (LCRR).

But late last November, the EPA’s highly anticipated Lead and Copper Rule Improvements (LCRI) was released in draft form. Utilities, agencies, and consultants had until February 5, 2024, to submit comments, and the EPA Office of Water is now sifting through those comments and working to release the final LCRI.

So now what happens, and how can water utilities prepare for the final LCRI?

Read the full article in Water Online.

  • Brendan O'Brien

    Brendan is Stantec’s growth leader for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) Lead and Copper Rule Revisions (LCRR). He also leads teams that provide creative solutions for water and wastewater clients in the Northeast and Southeast.

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