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

21 August 2019

12 August 2019

8 August 2019

30 July 2019

24 July 2019

16 Jan 2019 – 11 June 2019

The water results below are currently being collated and will be updated;

2016 – 2018


WATER TESTING INTERPRETATION

Faecal coliforms in water are indicators of possible faecal contamination by warm-blooded animals.

  1. For unchlorinated or untreated water (WHO recommendation):

Total Faecal coliform count/100ml:

Result

Interpretation

0/100ml

(E) Excellent result

1-10/100ml

(A) Acceptable (require regular sanitary Check)

10-50/100ml

(U) Unacceptable (faulty system, to be checked)

>50/100ml

(G) grossly polluted

  1. For chlorinated or treated water (WHO recommendation):

Result

Total coliform count/100ml

<5/100ml

Faecal coliform count/100ml:

0/100ml