Drinking Water FAQs

Drinking Water FAQ

Is chlorine added to the water?
Yes. The average concentration is 1.0 ppm (parts per million)

Does OUC use chloramines?
No.

Does OUC use ozone?
Yes

What is the hardness of my water?
The average hardness of OUC water is 130 ppm or 8 gpg (grains per gallon).

Does OUC add fluoride to its water?
Yes. The average concentration is 0.50 ppm. Fluoride is added to promote healthy teeth. Almost all water contains some naturally occurring fluoride, but usually at levels too low to prevent tooth decay.

What is the water pressure?
The average pressure is 65 psi (pounds per square inch).

If you are experiencing water quality problems, call 407-423-9018.