Household Water Quality Publications

Household water quality circulars are available to help deal with problems identified by water test reports. The circulars are brief, written in a non-technical fashion, and designed for county-delivery along with water test results or on their own to answer common questions.

Publication
Number
TitleURL
Circular 858-1 Protecting your Well and Well Head https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-1
Circular 858-2 Testing for Water Quality https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-2
Circular 858-3 Home Water Quality and Treatment https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-3
Circular 858-4 Shock Chlorination https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-4
Circular 858-5 Nitrate in Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-5
Circular 858-6 Pesticides https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-6
Circular 858-7 Coliform Bacteria in Your Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-7
Circular 858-8 Hydrogen Sulfide and Sulfate https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858--8
Circular 858-9 Corrosion or Scaling Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-9
Circular 858-10 Lead and Copper https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-10
Circular 858-11 Iron and Manganese https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-11
Circular 858-12 Arsenic in Your Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-12
Circular 858-13 Mercury in Your Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-13
Circular 858-14 Uranium in Your Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-14
Circular 858-15 Removal of Hydrogen Sulfide and Sulfate https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-15
Circular 858-16 Radon in Your Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C858-16
Circular 992 Understanding Laboratory Wastewater Tests: I. ORGANICS (BOD, COD, TOC, O&G) https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C992
Circular 996 Removal of Arsenic from Household Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C996
Circular 1016 Your Household Water Quality: Odors in Your Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C1016
Circular 1124 Ensuring Safe Private Well Water for Household Use After a Flood https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=C1124
Bulletin 939 Water Quality and Common Treatments for Private Drinking Water Systems https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=B939
Bulletin 1152-03Improving Drinking Water Well Conditionhttp://aesl.ces.uga.edu/Publications/WaterCirc/1152-03.pdf
Bulletin 1441 Drinking Water: Interpretation and Recommendations https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=B1441
Bulletin 1448 Irrigation Water Quality for Agriculture https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=B1448
Bulletin 1457 Iron (Manganese) and Sulfur Bacteria in Your Well Water https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=B1457
Bulletin 1487 Household Water Treatment: Disinfection Methods and Devices https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=B1487
Bulletin 1523 Household Water Treatment: Mechanical Filtration Methods and Devices https://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=B1523
Bulletin 1542 Household Water Treatment Techniques and Devices: ACTIVATED CARBON FILTRATIONhttps://extension.uga.edu/publications/detail.html?number=b1542