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Old 07-17-2012, 12:10 PM   #1
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This is the report my water company gave me does this help me at all or should i send off to ward labs

http://www.hixsonutility.com/Downloa...enceReport.pdf

 
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Old 07-17-2012, 12:18 PM   #2
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Ward Labs. Or you could try calling the plant and asking them for the numbers found on a Ward Labs report.

 
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Old 07-17-2012, 12:18 PM   #3
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Almost no help at all. Only sodium is quoted and its at low concentration. You will have to send off a sample for testing unless the water company lab has unreported Secondary parameters that they did not report in the Consumer Confidence report.
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Old 07-17-2012, 11:22 PM   #4
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That is a consumer safety report telling you the water doesn't have anything in it in sufficient quantity to make you sick or grow a third arm. It is of little use as far as brewing is concerned. Follow the advice above and if you cannot obtain a report from the water supplier with a list on ion content send a sample to Ward Lab.

 
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