Water Analysis

The following is an analysis of Alexandria's city water after it leaves the Water Treatment Plant and enters the distribution system.

Finished Water Analysis

Description Test Results
pH 7.7 units
Color <5 units
Alkalinity, Total 320 mg/L
Sulfate 16 mg/L
Chloride 57.6 mg/L
Nitrate <0.01 mg/L
Mercury <0.2 ug/L
Solids, Total Dissolved 389 mg/L
Aluminum <0.028 mg/L
Antimony 0.144 mg/L
Barium 0.102 mg/L
Beryllium <0.001 mg/L
Cadmium <0.011 mg/L
Chromium <0.012 mg/L
Nickel <0.02 mg/L
Thallium <0.017 mg/L
Zinc <0.003 mg/L
Boron <0.1 mg/L
Arsenic <2.0 ug/L
Selenium <3 ug/L
Silver <0.2 ug/L
Calcium 74.0 mg/L
Magnesium 35.0 mg/L
Sodium 9.0 mg/L
Potassium 4.00 mg/L
Nitrite <0.01 mg/L
Copper 0.08 mg/L
Iron 0.023 mg/L
Manganese 0.025 mg/L
Raw Fluoride 0.18 mg/L
Lead 0.00012 mg/
Average Hardness 26 grains per gallon
Average Chlorine Free 0.60 mg/L
Average Chlorine Total 1.0 mg/L