LIHUE — The county Department of Water’s 2019 Water Quality Reports, covering from Jan. 1, 2018 to Dec. 31, 2018, are available at www.kauaiwater.org.
All DOW customers will also be mailed a letter with a direct link to their applicable water quality report.
The reports describe the quality of Kauai’s drinking water and where it comes from. It contains basic information on Kauai’s water sources, results of water analyses, compliance with drinking water rules, and other brief educational materials.
The DOW’s annual water quality reports are in accordance with The Safe Drinking Water Act, a federal law which requires water utilities to provide water quality information to its customers every year.
Kauai’s drinking water is tested regularly through the state Department of Health and DOW’s certified laboratories. Kauai’s drinking water meets all of the Environmental Protection Agency’s guidelines for safe drinking water, and any contaminants found were well below the levels allowed by the EPA.
Source: The Garden Island