Do you know what requires your attention when...  

Problem Situation

Suspect in Water

If family members or   house guests have recurrent incidents of gastro-intestinal illness.

Coliform Bacteria,   Nitrates, Sulphates

If stains are due to   plumbing fixtures and in laundry.

Iron, Manganese,   Copper, Total Hardness, Calcium

If water has   objectionable taste or smell

Sulphates, PH,   Corrosion index, Copper, Lead, Iron, Zinc.Sodium, Chloride, TDS

If pipes or plumbing   show signs of corrosion

Corrosion Index, PH,   Lead, Iron, Manganese,Copper ,Zinc

If water leaves scaly   residue and sap scum

Hardness, TDS

Efficacy of your   softner

Total hardness,   Calcium, Manganese, Iron, Manganese, Sodium

Efficacy of your water   purifier

Coliform,   E-coli,Turbicity, Residual free Chlorine

Efficacy of your   RO-plant

TDS, PH, Calcium,   Magnesium, Chlorides, Sulphates, Silica,Iron, Nitrates,Alkalinity, Coliform,   E-coli

If buying a home and   wish to assess the quality of existing water supply.

Coliform Bacteria, TDS,   Total Hardness, Chlorides, PH, Sulphates, Lead, Iron, Nitrates, Corrosion   Index

If a baby is expected   in the household

Coliform Bacteria, TDS,   Nitrates, Lead

If you are located near   a dump, polluting industry, landfill or dry cleaning operation.

PH, TDS, Chloride,   Sulphates, Metals, Coliform Bacteria

If you are located near   an area of intensive agricultural use.

Pesticides, Coliform   Bacteria, Nitrates, PH, TDS