New to water chemistry, help w/ mineral content
I'm an AG brewer who is just beginning to read about water chemistry. I found a report on the water I usually brew with:
I know that I need to determine the content of several minerals in the water(sodium, calcium, magnesium, etc). The problem is that everything on the chart is a chloride, sulphate or carbonate. How do I interperate this??? For example three types of sodium are listed on the chart. Do I add them together??? Also the chart is measured in grains per gallon instead of PPM. I found a calculator to convert to PPM. Is this the correct way to do this???
Thanks for any help.
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