Te Marae Ora – Community Health Services undertake water testing at community owned water stations to ensure our community is informed of any contamination risk.
WATER TESTING RESULTS
The water results below are currently being collated and will be updated;
WATER TESTING INTERPRETATION
Faecal coliforms in water are indicators of possible faecal contamination by warm-blooded animals.
- For unchlorinated or untreated water (WHO recommendation):
Total Faecal coliform count/100ml:
(E) Excellent result
(A) Acceptable (require regular sanitary Check)
(U) Unacceptable (faulty system, to be checked)
(G) grossly polluted
- For chlorinated or treated water (WHO recommendation):
Total coliform count/100ml
Faecal coliform count/100ml: