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Drinking Water Contaminants

Mar 27th 2017

A contaminant is defined as any substance, naturally occurring or man-made, that is added to the basic H2O property of pure water. There is no such thing as "Pure Water" in the natural enviro … read more

General Water Quality Information

Mar 27th 2017

Why is water so unique and important? Here are some basic facts about water: Water is the most abundant compound on Earth. It is the only substance that exists as a solid, liquid and gas at the … read more

Well Water Information

Mar 27th 2017

Approximately 15% of Americans obtain their drinking water from a private well. These wells are not subject to the EPA Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and the Primary and Secondary Drinking W … read more

Lead in Plumbing Products

Mar 27th 2017

In 1986, the Safe Drinking Water Act (SWDA) amendment restricted the use of lead solder, flux and pipes in public water systems. In 1996, another amendment to the SWDA requires that all pipe, p … read more