Lead and Copper Resources

LEAD AND COPPER RESOURCES

EEI understands these are uncertain times when it comes to drinking water rules concerning lead and copper. Having the latest information is vital to Water Utility Managers and other Decision-Makers. We are pleased to offer this page as your resource for the latest information.

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   Recent Developments

EEI Releases “No Partial LSLR” Infographic for Illinois’ Lead Service Line Replacement and Notification Act (August 2021) EEI Infographic

Governor Signs Lead Service Line Replacement and Notification Act (August 2021)
On August 27, 2021, Governor Pritzker signed the Lead Service Line Replacement and Notification Act. The act becomes effective January 1, 2022. Learn More

USEPA Extends Effective Date of LCR Revisions (June 2021)
On June 10, the USEPA signed a final rule to extend the effective date of the Lead and Copper Rule Revisions to December 16, 2021. Learn More

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