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Old 03-23-2012, 02:22 AM   #1
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Nitrates in tap water

This is water out of my tap that has set for over 24hrs. Is this normal reading?

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Old 03-23-2012, 02:39 AM   #2
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Looks like 5ppm, is that right? If so yes that's normal mine is even higher. I'm assuming you're on city water though, are you?
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Yeah 5ppm. I am on well water
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Wells can have varying levels. City water though, is regulated and most places have a strict limit of <10ppm allowed. Mine is somewhere in between and I have no problems.
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