I wanted to share a couple of publications that folks might find useful in communications with the public on the topic of rain-barrel water safety.
Here's a blog post answering the question: Can I use my rain-barrel water to irrigate my vegetables?
A Green Light for Using Rain Barrel Water on Garden Edibles
And here's that post turned into a brochure suitable for sharing with the public:
Advice on Rain Barrel Watering Now As a Pamphlet!