Community Water Center

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Set a Strong Drinking Water Standard for the Carcinogen 1,2,3-TCP

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  • Advocate for the most health-protective legal limit for the carcinogenic pesticide byproduct 1,2,3 Trichloropropane, which is found throughout Central Valley groundwater supplies

  • Create precedent for responsible parties, not taxpayers and water rate payers to pay for cleanup of drinking water contamination 

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To take action and get involved sign up to become apart of our 123-TCP Action Team:

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Asha Kreiling: (916) 706-3346 or asha.kreiling@communitywatercenter.org

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