The proposal for alignment of standards concerning the characteristics of materials that could be in contact with drinking water
Picchi, a manufacturer of transfer machines and machining centers, nowadays has to deal with important issues regarding the machining of lead-free brass.
American regulations vs. European regulations
In January 2010, California, with the "Assembly Bill 1953," was the first state in the U.S. to restrict the use of lead in metal materials in contact with water for human consumption.
In Europe, however, regulations lag behind Canada and the United States, although some countries such as Germ