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Water Quality Reports - Port Colborne

The Port Colborne Water Treatment Plant provides water to Port Colborne.

Current Status

The values below represent the water quality leaving the water treatment plant on the date indicated with the exception of pH which is for distribution water.

These values are updated on a monthly basis and measured by a laboratory that is certified by the Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks.

ParameterValueSample DateRangeTarget in Range
Alkalinity87 mg/LMay 4, 202230-500 mg/LTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
Hardness103 mg/LMay 4, 202230-250 mg/LTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
pH7.55 May 16, 20226.5-8.5Target in range Safe and within our expected range
E. ColiNot detectedMay 2, 20220 counts/100 mLTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
Total ColiformsNot detectedMay 2, 20220 counts/100 mLTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
LeadNot detectedFeb. 2, 20220-0.1 mg/LTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
Chloride19.6 mg/LMay 4, 20220-250 mg/LTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
Sodium9.74 mg/LFeb. 2, 20220-20 mg/LTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
Sulphate34.3 mg/LMay 4, 20220-200 mg/LTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
FluorideNot detectedMay 4, 20220-1.5 mg/LTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
Vinyl ChlorideNot detectedFeb. 2, 20220-0.001 mg/LTarget in range Safe and within our expected range
Calcium28.7 mg/LMay 4, 2022 No current standards or guidelines for this parameter
Magnesium7.52 mg/LMay 4, 2022 No current standards or guidelines for this parameter

For more information about the quality of water in your local distribution system, contact your area municipality.

Reports

Under Ontario Regulation 170/03 both the Regional Municipality of Niagara and the area municipalities have the responsibility to provide Water Quality Quarterly Reports.

Reports

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Contact

Erin Shisler
Water Process Specialist
905-980-6000 ext. 3298
Email Erin Shisler

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