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Old 01-10-2012, 08:38 PM   #11
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Here's what I was sent from the NPWA

Water Quality Specifics Souderton PA

pH 7.4

Sodium (Na) 17.3 mg/L

Potassium (K) Not required to test

Calcium (Ca) 20.9 mg/L

Magnesium (Mg) 7.10 mg/L

Total Hardness – combination of Ca & Mg 71.9 mg/L

Sulfate (SO4) 16.7 mg/L

Chloride (Cl) 25.8 mg/L

Carbonate (CO3) Not required to test

Bicarbonate (HCO3) We do not test for Bicarbonate, but do test for
Alkalinity as CaCO3 at pH 4.5 - 52.1 mg/L

Fluoride (F) – NPWA does not add fluoride to its water; however, naturally occurring fluoride is detected at low levels. Recent test result for fluoride – less than 0.1 ppm


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NPWA Report for my area of Lansdale, PA. in mg/L or ppm

pH 7.4
Na 32.3
K n/a
Ca 19.3
Mg 7.43
Total Hardness 86.2
SO4 18.4
Cl 59.7
CO3 n/a
Alkalinity 43.2

Now i need to re read all the info i can and figure this all out lol. I've never been more concerned with than my pH as everything has, for years, tasted great. Any tips on where to start? From the little i know it looks decent. Maybe upping sulfate?
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