Help with well water test results

Discussion in 'Pumps and Tanks Well Forum & Blog' started by Shooter45, Aug 17, 2011.

  1. Shooter45

    Shooter45 New Member

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    We just got our test results back on our well and I have tried pulling a few websites to interpret the results but have not had any luck. Could someone knowledgeable in this area please help with the numbers?
    Bacteria was done on a separate test and came back good at 0/100. The other test is listed below.

    Well Water
    EPA 200.7

    Arsenic - ND mg/L 0.0100
    Calcium - 2.14 mg/L 5.00
    Copper - 0.00149 mg/L 0.0250
    Hardness - 9.68 mg/L 0.500
    Lead - 0.00544 mg/L 0.0100
    Magnesium - 1.05 mg/L 5.00
    pH 6.59
  2. Shooter45

    Shooter45 New Member

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    I have also noticed an orange looking film at the bottom of the toilets which I am guessing is iron? There is no noticeable smell to the water at all.
  3. LLigetfa

    LLigetfa DIYer, not in the trades

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