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Current regulations in Europe and the USA concerning the lead content in drinking water.

Directive: 98/83/EC
Pb limit value: 10µg/litre (0.001g/l)
Binding: as from 01.12.2013

Permissible materials are listed in the so-called "Composition List".

Directive: "Safe Drinking Water Act", "Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act".
Pb limit value: weighted value = 0.25%
Binding in: California and Vermont; as from January 2012 throughout the USA.

Our association with Wieland ensures that we have access to the highest-quality semi-finished products in copper and copper alloys. These provide unique solutions for the drinking water industry of tomorrow. If you have more questions regarding drinking water applications please do not hesitate to contact us.

Current metal prices

Officials (Prompt) 07/19/2019
Cu (Settlement) 6,066.00 in USD/t
Zn (Settlement) 2,427.00 in USD/t
EUR (Bid) 1.12025 USD
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