Lead seldom occurs naturally in water supplies like rivers and lakes. If your drinking water contains lead, the most likely source is your home’s plumbing system. It is important to know that …
- Water supplied to GUC customers has no detectable levels of lead present when it leaves our Water Treatment Plant.
- None of the 600 miles of GUC-owned water lines that carry water to your homes are made of lead. They are made mostly of plastic and iron and do not add lead to your water.
We take lead very seriously and monitor lead levels in home sites in the community. This fact sheet contains information about lead and how to minimize its impacts, as well as steps you can take to protect yourself: