LIHU‘E – The Department of Water’s (DOW) 2020 Water Quality Reports, covering from Jan. 1, 2019 to Dec. 31, 2019, are now available to view on the DOW’s website at www.kauaiwater.org.
DOW customers will also receive a direct link to their specific water quality report noted on their billing statement.
The reports describe the quality of Kaua`i’s drinking water and where it comes from. It contains basic information on Kaua`i’s water sources, results of water analyses, compliance with drinking water rules, and other brief educational materials.
The DOW’s annual water quality reports are in accordance with The Safe Drinking Water Act, a federal law which requires water utilities to provide water quality information to its customers every year.
Kaua`i’s drinking water is tested regularly through the State Department of Health and DOW’s certified laboratories. Kaua`i’s drinking water meets all of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) guidelines for safe drinking water, and any contaminants found were well below the levels allowed by the EPA.
In a continued effort to reduce paper waste, the DOW’s 2020 Water Quality Reports are available electronically unless a paper copy is requested. To request a paper copy of a report, please call 245-5455. Customers who have requested annual paper copies in the past, will be automatically mailed a paper copy again this year.