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Testing for and Treating Waterborne Manganese

Testing, Treating Waterborne Manganese

Manganese is a naturally-occurring groundwater contaminant that is frequently accompanied by its partner, iron.  In its natural form, it is a silver-colored metal that is very hard but very brittle.  While relatively harmless in small amounts, at higher levels its effects include intellectual impairment and reduced IQ in school children (according to a 2010 study).Read More