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Elevated Levels Of Lead Found In 2 Ridgewood Schools

High levels of lead were detected in two Ridgewood schools.
High levels of lead were detected in two Ridgewood schools. Photo Credit: Wikipedia

RIDGEWOOD, N.J. — Elevated levels of lead were recently discovered at two Ridgewood schools, NJ.com reports.

A sink at Willard Elementary school and a cafeteria drinking fountain at George Washington Middle School had levels higher than the standards set by the EPA — 15 PPB, the article says.

At Willard, the water tested at 25 PPB and at George Washington, the water tested at  43.8 PPB, NJ.com says.

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