Water Quality Reports Available Online for New Jersey American Water Customers
Company’s water continues to meet or surpass drinking water standards
The annual report details the quality of water supplied by New Jersey American Water against the compliance standards established by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. It describes local drinking water sources, testing conducted on the water, substances detected, and the levels of those substances. Commonly asked questions and the relevant answers concerning local drinking water are also included in the report.
“We are pleased to report that the water supplied to our customers is of higher quality than required by state and federal drinking water agencies. Our teams of water quality, plant operations, and water distribution professionals work hard each and every day to ensure the highest quality water and service to our customers,” said Anthony Matarazzo, senior director of water quality and environmental management for New Jersey American Water. “These annual results are a testament to their dedication, and we encourage our customers to familiarize themselves with the information in these reports.”
Printed copies of the report are available to customers who cannot -- or do not wish to -- access it online. Customers can call the company’s customer service center at 800-272-1325 and request a copy of their local district’s report and it will be mailed to them.
In addition to the water quality report, customers can learn more about New Jersey American Water’s environmental stewardship and obtain further information on water quality at http://www.amwater.com/njaw/Water-Quality-and-Stewardship/.
New Jersey American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 2.7 million people. American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. Marking its 130th anniversary this year, the company employs 6,700 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 47 states and Ontario, Canada. More information can be found by visiting www.amwater.com
New Jersey American Water
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