Purtest Water Testing Kits - Home and Office Water Testing Kits
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Purtest Water Testing Kits - Winner of the 2000 Consumer Product Award
|The Award winning line of PurTest products are
professionally endorsed and laboratory certified. PurTest, winner of the 2000 Consumer Product Award
is also a 1999 winner of Best of Show by the American Quality Institute.
All PurTest products are consumer friendly and environmentally conscious. PurTest
has been used by health departments, utilities, laboratories, conservation
districts, water treatment companies, The Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC) and thousands of consumers.
DRINKING WATER FACTS
clear water may be flowing from my faucet. It seems safe
How can I test it and
know for sure?
accounts of endangered water supplies often hit the news
What can we believe?
Here are the facts -
U.S. wells may be contaminated with coliform bacteria." --- The Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
municipal water suppliers have violated federal standards and nearly 50 million
Americans are using improperly treated or contaminated water." --- Natural
Resource Defense Council (NRDC)
low immunity (HIV, undergoing cancer therapy and other health issues) need to be aware of dangers of
tap water." --- U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
EXPERTS RECOMMEND PERIODIC TESTING
1) to check for water safety
2) before buying any water treatment systems
3) to monitor the effectiveness of water treatment
PURTEST WATER TESTING KITS ARE CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK
PurTest Arsenic Test Kit
ARSENIC Test Kit allows you to easily check and be sure...
sometimes naturally occurs in water and can be found in public and private water
supplies. Mining operations, semiconductor manufacturing, and use of wood
preservatives are some of the ways water can be contaminated with this poison.
If you have a private well you should test for arsenic at least annually because
arsenic is often found at levels over 100 times the U.S. EPA safe standard. PurTest ARSENIC
Test provides an easy method of screening water for arsenic, in just minutes,
conveniently right at home or in the field. There is nothing to mail and you
get instant results.
By identifying arsenic in your water, you can take steps
to avoid the risks linking this substance to lung and skin cancer or death.
PurTest ARSENIC test kit allows you to easily check and be sure
your water meets the safe standard for arsenic as established by the World
Health Organization: 10 parts per billion (ppb). Each package contains one
PURTEST BACTERIA, NITRATE, NITRITE TEST KIT
This test lets you determine the absence or
presence of coliform bacteria and instantly shows whether or not your water is
above or below the EPA safe standards for nitrates or nitrites.
PurTest BACTERIA, NITRATE,
NITRITE test kits is laboratory certified to accurately detect the
presence of coliform bacteria, including E. coli. PurTest
has been used by health departments, utilities and inspectors
Water experts recommend testing home water at least:
Once a year for municipal water users
- Twice a year for well water users
- Four times a year for those with low immunities (such as HIV patients), or for anyone on chemotherapy
- Whenever you suspect a problem or a problem is reported in your area
The cleanest, best tasting
water may contain undetected contaminants. Water contaminated with harmful
bacteria, nitrates or nitrites can cause diarrhea, cramps, nausea, headache, serious illness, even death.
Add water, set aside for 48 hours
RESULTS AFTER 48 HOURS
Solution is Purple: No Coliform bacteria.
Solution is Yellow: Coliform bacteria is present. Corrective action is necessary.
PURTEST PESTICIDE KIT
The PurTest Pesticide Test detects two of the most common pesticides used in the US at or below the EPA Max
(Atrazine 3ppb and Simazine 4ppb)
PurTest PESTICIDE allows you to easily to detect
two of the most common pesticides used in the US at or below the EPA MCL:
Atrazine - 3ppb
Simazine - 4ppb
experts recommend testing for pesticides at least annually. Pesticide
contamination in water can become dangerous to your health, may cause
neurological damage which impairs childhood development and is related to animal deaths.
is simple and easy to use and provides fast, accurate results.
Results in 10 minutes.
PURTEST IRON HARDNESS PLUS KIT
most popular and economical PurTest kit allows you to instantly test for 8 items. Each kit includes 2
tests for: Iron, Hardness, Copper, Nitrates, Nitrites, Chlorine, pH, and
IRON HARDNESS PLUS allows you to
test for both iron contamination and water hardness. The PLUS in
this popular kit are tests for 6 more water problems: 8 different tests in one
1. IRON can stain plumbing fixtures and laundry, even form
2. HARD WATER (mineral deposit
buildup) damages water heaters and plumbing and wastes soap, detergents and
shampoo. Parallels between hard water and kidney stones have prompted the CDC to
request more studies.
3. CHLORINE kills most bacteria, but not
cryptosporidium cysts, and chlorine has been linked to cancer. Objectionable
odor and taste discourage people from drinking the quantity of daily water they
4. COPPER above 1.3 ppm can poison red blood cells, causing
jaundice, pancreatitis and hemolytic anemia.
5. ACIDITY can cause corrosion (blue-green copper stains)
and lead to costly plumbing damage.
6. NITRATES can indicate pollution by fertilizer or waste.
7. NITRITES can also indicate fertilizer and waste
pollution. For infants, even low concentrations of nitrates or nitrites can
cause cyanosis (blood poisoning) which can be fatal, commonly called "blue baby
8. pH, if levels are too high, may create objectionable
taste in the water. It can also cause dry skin conditions.
Easy to use test strips -
instantly indicate if
water is safe or if problems exist.
Each laboratory certified
PurTest kit contains 2 of each test, 16 test strips in all, and a
water analysis results sheet.
PURTEST LEAD KIT
Our INSTANT do-it-yourself EPA- based method allows you to screen your water for
dangerous levels of lead in
10 minutes. Our test will detect lead down
to the EPA-safe standard of 15 ppb (parts per billion). Test also includes 2
free tests for copper.
LEAD now detects lead QUICKLY! Based
on EPA standards, you can trust PurTest
to allow you to screen your water for dangerous levels of lead - accurately and
in less than 10 minutes.
Includes 2 FREE Copper Tests
Treating for lead contamination is critical
since lead poisoning can present serious health risks such as gastrointestinal
disorders, paralysis, brain and spinal cord damage, especially in children. For
pregnant women, lead contamination can result in miscarriage.
The U.S. EPA estimates more than
40,000 citizens use water that contains harmful levels of lead. Most municipal
plants do test for lead, but lead contamination is most likely to come from the
distribution network or even our home's plumbing system. Older homes often have
lead in the pipes. Lead in pipes was banned from new home construction in
1987. Newer homes often have lead in the soldered pipe fittings. Lead was not
banned from plumbing fixtures in the U.S. until 1996.
Initial testing should be done every 6
months, then every two years. It is critical to check the primary faucet used
for drinking and cooking water, usually the kitchen tap. It's best to check
every faucet. Each kit will check water from one tap.
PurTest Lead Test
is a rapid immunoassay test for lead in drinking water. The test can detect lead
at very low levels, even below the EPA action level of 15 parts per billion
COPPER TEST: Copper
contamination in water can lead to brain and liver damage, jaundice,
pancreatitis and hemolytic anemia.
Copper test strips allow you to instantly check if copper is present in your
water in excess of the EPA standard of 1.3 ppm.
PURTEST HOME WATER ANALYSIS KIT
comprehensive PurTest Home
Water Analysis kit includes 4 of the above: the Bacteria, Nitrate, Nitrite kit,
Iron Hardness Plus, the Pesticide kit, and a Lead test kit.
In addition, the
Home Water Analysis kit includes a free consumer water knowledge and information
book plus a results log. This kit allows you to screen your water for
contaminates and conditions easily right at home; there's nothing to mail in and
no additional lab fees.
Pesticide Test: Test for Atrazine and Simazine.
The Lead test is much faster - results in less than 10
Clear directions, easy methods, and top quality non-toxic
test ingredients assure you of reliable test results.
Home Water Analysis Kit is ideal for new homeowners, and is economical for
anyone who has not tested their home water recently.
800 hotline provides expert phone assistance if questions arise before, during
or after your tests.
PurTest HOME WATER
ANALYSIS KIT contains:
|1 Bacteria test*
|1 Pesticide test*
|2 Nitrate tests*
|2 Nitrite tests*
|2 Iron tests*
|2 Hardness tests*
|2 Chlorine tests*
|2 Copper tests*
|2 Alkalinity tests*
|2 pH tests*
|1 Lead test*
|1 Water Test Results Chart*
|FREE: 1 Basic Water Knowledge Information Book
*Also available in other PurTest kits.
The EPA has estimated that periodic municipal water systems testing can miss contaminants.
helps you protect you and your family with little effort and accurate results.
You can test before you spend money on water filters or treatment systems
and be better informed if corrective treatment is indicated.
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