scoop.co.nz 22 Mar, 2021 06:30 am

Carterton Provides Update During Continuation Of Its Boil Water Notice

Carterton Provides Update During Continuation Of Its Boil Water Notice
Carterton District Council has received its second clear daily E-coli bacteria test result and is now awaiting a third, which it expects to receive tomorrow. A decision to lift the boil water notice can only be made once three clear results from daily ...

Scoop i Regional Carterton Provides Update During Continuation Of Its Boil Water Notice Carterton District Council has received its second clear daily E-coli bacteria test result and is now awaiting a third, which it expects to receive tomorrow.A decision to lift the boil water notice can only be made once three clear results from daily testing have been obtained.The Council believes it has located and fixed the probable source of the low level contamination in its pipe system which triggered a boil water notice.The boil water notice is still in place until further notice, which means Carterton businesses and urban residents connected to the town supply must boil all water before being used for drinking, making baby formula, juice, ice, washing fruit and vegetables, other food preparation/cooking needs, or brushing teeth.

Please continue to boil water before use until the Council has advised otherwise.How to boil water for drinking: · Boiling will kill all disease-causing organisms.

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