My water well tested positive for Total Coliform. I am advised to chlorinate...

Asked June 1, 2018, 3:19 PM EDT

My water well tested positive for Total Coliform. I am advised to chlorinate the well. Any advise on how to do this would be appreciated. Thanks for your help.

Muskingum County Ohio

1 Response

I would check with your local health department to what they advise for the area.
This is one example of directions from a health department: http://www.zmchd.org/pdfs/Cleaning%20and%20Disinfecting%20Wells.pdf

Some further discussion on well water monitoring is available at https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-314

Regards,