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Does boiling tap water remove lead?

Lead will not be removed from your water by heating or boiling it. The lead concentration of the water can increase as the water is boiled, because some of the water evaporates during the boiling process. If you cook with hot tap water, it's a good idea to avoid drinking cold water.

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