WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT)- During the first week of August, the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority plans introduce fluoride in to the water system in the northern part of New Hanover County.
The Sweeney water treatment facility has been fluoridating water in the greater Wilmington area since 1954.
The following is information from the New Hanover County Health Department:
The Benefits of Fluoride
Other benefits of fluoride:
A map showing the service boundaries for all systems, particularly the nano-filtration facility system (232) to be introduced fluoride in August can be found at the link below. For more information to include frequently asked questions and a fluoride worksheet for kids, please visit the link provided via our web site at http://www.cfpua.org/index.aspx?nid=257
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