Problem: Chlorides = Tastes like Salt

WQA Recommended
Treatment Methods

Effects On Water If Left
Untreated

  • Salty Taste

Sources of Contaminant
in Drinking Water

  • Natural Deposits

Problem: Aluminum, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Zinc, Corrosivity = Tastes Metallic

WQA Recommended
Treatment Methods

Effects On Water If Left Untreated

  • Colored or Tinted Water

Sources of Contaminant
in Drinking Water

  • Alum coagulation treatment
  • Natural deposits

Problem: Aluminum, Corrosivity, Manganese, Zinc, = Tastes Sour

WQA Recommended
Treatment Methods

Effects On Water If Left Untreated

  • Colored or Tinted Water

Sources of Contaminant
in Drinking Water

  • Alum coagulation treatment
  • Natural deposits