Water Tests: What Do the Numbers Mean?

Learn how and why to test water for chemicals, bacteria, and other pollutants.
Water Tests: What Do the Numbers Mean? - Guides and Publications
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Language: English
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This publication will help homeowners translate their water test report into more understandable terms. Topics include reasons to test your water, using a certified laboratory, the typical water test report, drinking water standards, and descriptions of common pollutants.

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How and why to test your water; specific explanations of drinking water standards and measurement units; the 40 common water quality problems in Pennsylvania


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