Coliform Bacteria in Drinking Water Supplies - contains a brochure produced by the New York State Department of Health with information regarding coliform testing (the standard test for potability). This brochure aims to help interpret the results of your water sample. Read more
The downloads below contain a series of fact sheets produced by the NYS Department of Health intended to provide guidance to NYS residents on the proper construction, maintenance and use of private water supplies. Please note that these fact sheets are intended to supplement the "NYS Sanitary Code - Subpart 5-1, Appendix B: Standards for Water Wells."