Safe Drinking Water
Lead rarely occurs naturally in water. The primary lead source in household water is the piping and plumbing that carries it to our homes. Find out how to have your water tested for lead and how to reduce your exposure.
If your well has been inundated with floodwater, you need to disinfect it to assure a safe domestic water supply to protect your family's health. Find out how to disinfect your well and maintain a safe water supply.
Treatment systems for household water supplies
The distillation process removes almost all impurities from water. Find out about the advantages and disadvantages of distilling water, the equipment needed and cost involved.
Neither iron nor manganese in water present a health hazard. However, their presence may give water a bad taste, cause staining, and clog pipes. Find out how to test for and treat these common minerals.