2001-05: Glendambo (South Australia) – E.coli, Total Dissolved Solids, Sodium, Chloride, Sulphate, Arsenic, Selenium

2001-05: Glendambo (South Australia)

High E.coli levels have been found in the supply at times creating a serious health risk if the water was ingested indirectly as may occur during teeth cleaning or showering. In addition to a number of parameters (total dissolved solids, sodium, chloride) exceeding aesthetic Australian Drinking Water Guidelines (ADWG), sulphate, arsenic and selenium exceed health guidelines (SA Water,2005a, p. 13).