SANTA ROSA, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- California American Water recently announced the results of its 2009 water quality report for its Larkfield service area.
The report shows that the water quality level in Larkfield exceeds both state and federal drinking water standards. California American Water has more than 2,400 customers within this district.
"The results of this water quality report underscore our commitment to providing our customers with the best product possible," said Andy Soule, general manager for California American Water's northern division. "Water quality is our top priority and I believe these results demonstrate that."
The annual report compares California American Water's water quality with standards established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and California Department of Public Health. The report also discusses drinking water sources, public health information, substances detected in the water and the levels of those substances. Commonly asked questions and answers concerning drinking water are also included.
The water quality report which is updated and distributed annually by California American Water, will be delivered to its Larkfield customers in June.
Those who are not direct recipients of a water bill (e.g., renters) can request a report from the company's customer service center at 1-800-565-7292. The report will also be made available online at www.californiaamwater.com.
California American Water, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), provides high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 600,000 people.
Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs more than 7,000 dedicated professionals who provide drinking water, wastewater and other related services to approximately 16 million people in 35 states, as well as Ontario and Manitoba, Canada. More information can be found by visiting www.amwater.com.
SOURCE California American Water