Why Water Treatment Is Changing in the Fleurieu

Episode 1482,  Dec 01, 2021, 12:37 AM

Fleurieu Peninsula residents may notice a change in how their water tastes in the coming weeks.

From today, 1 December, SA Water is switching from chlorine to chloramine to disinfect water from the Myponga Reservoir for all users. 

SA Water’s Senior Manager of Water Expertise and Research Dr Daniel Hoefel joins Jennie Lenman in this podcast to discuss the issue and allay some fears from the community about whether the water is safe.

Read more on the story on our local news page and for more details on info sessions and the changes to the Fleurieu Peninsula’s drinking water, call 1300 SA WATER (1300 729 283) or go to watertalks.sawater.com.au or sawater.com.au