Water Quality

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We know beer is important in Charlotte and Charlotte Water staff want to make sure you understand the quality and composition of your local water supply in order to make great beer from great water.

Mineral Analysis

(Samples were taken from treated water at the Franklin Water Treatment Facility on 12/11/18)

Calcium = 2.6  ppm*

Magnesium = 1.8 ppm*

Alkalinity as CaCO3 = 11.7 ppm*

Sulfate = 3.0 ppm*

Chloride =  3.9 ppm*

Sodium = 3.1 ppm*

pH = 8.67

*ppm is parts per million

We provide updated mineral analyses once a month. ​