Through on-going regulatory water sampling, the Township has determined there are elevated sodium levels in the Ansnorveldt Drinking Water System. In response to these levels and as per York Regional Health, the Township would like to advise all users of this system of these elevated levels as well as a Sodium Fact Sheet.
experienced adverse sodium results at the Nobleton Well No. 05 and at the
Schomberg Water Treatment Plant. These adverse results were 21.6 mg/l and 20.1
mg/l respectively. The Township also experienced an adverse test result in the Ansnorveldt system with a value of 41 mg/l. The threshold is 20 mg/l. As per York Region Public Health
Department the Township provides the following Sodium Fact Sheet and advises
users of these systems that sodium levels are moderately elevated.
If you have any concerns regarding this matter, please contact John Vandenberg, Environmental Project Manager at 905-833-4059 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Section 11 of the
Ontario Drinking Water Systems Regulation 170/03 (O.Reg.170/03) requires an Annual Report be prepared for water distribution and supply systems by February 28th of each year.
Sodium in Drinking Water Factsheet
EPW 2017-09 - Annual Water Summary Report
Drinking Water Quality and Monitoring