Schools in North America are not passing tests for lead levels even though they must flush plumbing regularly to keep lead in drinking water at safe levels. Current monitoring for lead flushing is both expensive and resource intensive. Fortunately, there are new, non-intrusive smart water flow sensors which can be installed in seconds by anyone - from custodial staff to teaching faculty. The Alert Labs Flowie smart water flow sensor straps onto water meters in seconds to monitor water flow in real-time. By monitoring water flow minute-by-minute, school administrators can ensure that essential lead flushing is being performed at schools.
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