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Annual Wheaton water quality report released

Published: Sunday, June 23, 2013 9:00 a.m. CST

WHEATON – The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency completed its assessment of the Wheaton water supply, finding that the city met or exceeded all state and federal standards for quality, according to a news release from the city.

The IEPA tests for hundreds of different chemicals, as well as water cloudiness, fluoride and sodium levels, toxicity and taste and odor. During the most recent 2012 reporting period, no dangerous levels were reported.

Water quality data for community water systems throughout the U.S. is available at www. awwa.org. To view the IEPA's Wheaton report, go to www.wheaton.il.us.

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