Northfield, MN (July 17, 2019) ⎯ Based on new guidelines, the City of Northfield is recommending households with infants one year of age or younger to filter water for manganese before consumption.
The Minnesota Department of Health has set new guidance levels for manganese in drinking water for infants one year old and younger. For infants who drink tap water or drink formula made from tap water, the level is 100 micrograms per liter or less. For infants who never drink tap water or formula made from tap water and everyone in your household over one year old, the level is 300 micrograms per liter or less.
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