California American Water Surpasses State and Federal Standards
SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water published the 2017 Consumer Confidence
Reports, which demonstrate high quality water service throughout the
Sacramento District. The annual reports compare California American
Water’s water quality with standards established by the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency and the California State Water Resources
Control Board, Division of Drinking Water.
The report also discusses drinking water sources, public health
information, substances detected in the water and the levels of those
substances. Commonly asked questions and answers concerning drinking
water are also included.
The reports continue a new design implemented last year that feature
illustrated sections of common containments and simple-to-read
explanations of the various technical terms within the document.
“We are pleased to announce that our 2017 reports demonstrate excellent
water quality that meet and exceed all regulatory standards,” said Rich
Svindland, President of California American Water. “We hope that
customers will find these reports as educational and helpful in
answering the questions they may have about the state of their water.”
Customers can look up their water quality reports by zip code by
California American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE:AWK),
provides high-quality and reliable water and wastewater services to more
than 660,000 people.
With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and
most geographically diverse U.S. publicly-traded water and wastewater
utility company. The company employs more than 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