WHATS IN YOUR WATER?
Protect your water supply by: • Making sure your well is properly constructed, sited, maintained and protected. • Preventing backflow that could contaminate your well. • Using pesticides according to the directions found on the product label. • Storing and mixing chemicals away from your well to prevent contamination from accidental leakage. Lead, copper and mercury can be removed from drinking water by: • Reverse osmosis • Distillation • Ion exchange (lead and copper only) • Copper-zinc filtration (mercury only) • Granular activated carbon (mercury only)