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Fort Worth TX Drinking Water Quality
Water Quality Factors
  • Passed All Health Guidelines
  • Passed All Legal Limits
  • Met all Reporting and Monitoring Requirements
  • Uses Chlorine plus Ammonia (Chloramines) disinfectant

The City of Fort Worth sources its municipal water supply from surface water. There are two main systems of surface water that supply homes in Fort Worth. Lake Bridgeport, Eagle Mountain Lake and Lake Worth make up the West Fork system . Cedar Creek and Richland-Chambers make up The East Texas reservoirs. Water is also taken from Benbrook Lake.

Fort Worth, TX Drinking Water Top Suppliers

Water SupplierWater Supply SourcePopulation ServedService Connections
Dallas Fort Worth Airport
Po Box 619428 Dallas, TX 75261-9428
Purchased Surface Water 203,000 2,181
City Of Fort Worth
Po Box 870 Fort Worth, TX 76101-0870
Surface Water 727,575 527,997
Data Sources:
EPA 2012 SDWIS Report

Fort Worth, TX Water Quality Recent Violations

There were no health violations for in the 2010-2012 reporting periods

There were no reporting, montioring or other reported violations for in the 2010-2012 reporting periods

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Fort Worth, TX Water Quality Historical Violations

Detected
15
Above Legal Limit
0
Above Health Limits
0
Below Limits
15
ContaminantTotal Tests Positive ResultsAbove Health LimitsAbove Legal LimitsEPA RegulatedMax ResultHealth Limit Legal Limit
Atrazine 8 2 0 0 Yes 0.22 3 3
Bromochloroacetic acid 22 22 0 0 No 10.10 - -
Bromodichloromethane 24 23 0 0 Yes 25.44 100 80
Bromoform 24 12 0 0 Yes 3.30 800 80
Chloroform 24 23 0 0 Yes 53.27 70 80
Dibromoacetic acid 23 12 0 0 Yes 4.50 - 60
Dibromochloromethane 24 23 0 0 Yes 14 60 80
Dichloroacetic acid 23 22 0 0 Yes 27.60 70 60
Gross beta particle activity (pCi/L) 1 1 0 0 Yes 6.60 15 15
Monochloroacetic acid 34 14 0 0 Yes 13.56 70 60
Nitrate 7 7 0 0 Yes 0.59 10 10
Nitrite 2 2 0 0 Yes 0.06 1 1
Total haloacetic acids (HAAs) 12 11 0 0 Yes 28.70 70 60
Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs) 24 23 0 0 Yes 80 - 80
Trichloroacetic acid 23 18 0 0 Yes 15.10 20 60

158 Water Contaminants were tested for in the Fort Worth, TX area but not found in drinking water between 2004 and 2009.

Data Source: NYTimes.com

The scores and results above reflect a summary of the historical drinking water testing results that has been documented by the EPA and other sources. The color coding of the symbols was developed by WaterFilterComparisions.com as an easy way for individuals to gauge the historical effectiveness of Fort Worth water suppliers in meeting legal and health regulations in providing clean drinking water. This should only be used as a guide, and WaterFilterComparisons recommends you contact Fort Worth water suppliers to better understand the quality of the drinking water in Fort Worth, .