Fraud Blocker

Arsenic in Water in Jackson, Lansing, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Charlotte, Battle Creek, Sturgis

Arsenic is a common water issue in MI, however, it can be easily and affordably removed with an under-sink filter from Tri-County Water.

According to the CDC, “Arsenic can enter the water supply from natural deposits in the earth or from industrial and agricultural pollution. It is widely believed that naturally occurring arsenic dissolves out of certain rock formations when groundwater levels drop significantly. Some industries in the United States release thousands of pounds of arsenic into the environment every year. Once released, arsenic remains in the environment for a long time. Arsenic is removed from the air by rain, snow, and gradual settling. Once on the ground or in surface water, arsenic can slowly enter groundwater. High arsenic levels in private wells may come from certain arsenic-containing fertilizers used in the past or industrial waste. It may also indicate improper well construction or overuse of chemical fertilizers or herbicides in the past.”

How do you know if you have arsenic?

A simple water test can inform you as to the presence and quantity of arsenic in your water. Tri-County Water offers water testing as well as professional analysis of what the test results mean so you know the best way to move forward with treatment.

Fill out the form below or call (517) 888-0868 for more information & a free quote!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

 class=  class=

Verified Local Reviews

 

Phonelady 1
Phonelady 1
16:45 16 May 24
Matthew and Brandon were very.professional and... knowledgeable. Thank you for taking such good care of me.read more
Alex Cash
Alex Cash
15:25 15 May 24
We get water for our business and everyone included is very... friendly and helpful. When I call to arrange a water delivery whoever answers the phone is always friendly and helpful. The delivery persons are always friendly as well! Great working with them.read more
Mary Sedick
Mary Sedick
14:46 15 May 24
David was an excellent service tech and answered every... single one of my questions while getting our softener back up and running. Thank you.read more
cinna bun
cinna bun
21:50 10 May 24
The technician was great explained everything really well,... However, I may forget🤦🏽‍♀️. Everything looks great and placed great. Thank you guys. I will recommend you.!😊read more
James Wyble
James Wyble
15:02 10 May 24
Your install tech was prompt and courteous, knowledgeable... about his project. Discussed proper operation of the unit, what to expect and what to look out for. I would recommend Tri-County Water for you water system needs. Thank You for your prompt and courteous staff.read more
Andrew Sheridan
Andrew Sheridan
15:45 09 May 24
Guys that delivered the salt were efficient and friendly.
nancy fugate
nancy fugate
15:24 06 May 24
Very friendly on the phone. I’m a new customer and they... came out quickly and filled my softener. Couldn’t ask for anything more. Thank you Tri County.read more
Daron Gifford
Daron Gifford
00:00 04 May 24
Efficient and knowledgeable
Tony Pusey
Tony Pusey
15:05 03 May 24
Very efficiently run company
Sandy James
Sandy James
13:04 03 May 24
Very pleasant and knowledgeable person. Excellent job! SMJ
Penny Mc Donald
Penny Mc Donald
17:23 01 May 24
Fast and friendly! They are so nice. They Come in, fill the... softener, and away they go! Great job!!!!read more
Malinda C
Malinda C
16:05 01 May 24
The technicians are very nice and everyone is helpful.
Erin Vaughn
Erin Vaughn
15:31 01 May 24
Absolutely outstanding customer service every time I've... called. The route delivery drivers are very kind and friendly too! Tri-County has the best pricing on drinking water delivery, but their customer service will always make them shine above the competition.read more
Mark Worthington
Mark Worthington
20:45 30 Apr 24
I ordered R O filters today, they had all my account info... from my phone number that I called in with, very efficient. Very helpful and friendly people!read more
Max McKelvey
Max McKelvey
14:34 30 Apr 24
On time, listened to customer, solved the problem quickly.
Next Reviews
Local Info

Arsenic in Water Jackson MI

Water Filter Arsenic Near Me

Tri-County Water was founded in 1966 as a water treatment company offering arsenic water filters and has been offering the best commercial and residential water softeners, reverse osmosis systems, water filters, bottled water, and more for decades in the Jackson area. We’ll give you a free water analysis and figure out the ideal water treatment system for your home or office application. We carry water softeners, filters, and RO systems from EcoWater and Hellenbrand, and have everything from high quality affordable options to the highest tech items that can connect via wifi. Give us a call for a free consultation today. arsenic, arsenic in water, arsenic in drinking water, water filter arsenic, arsenic testing, arsenic water test, arsenic filters, arsenic water filters, arsenic in bottled water, arsenic filtering, arsenic in water effects, water arsenic, arsenic testdrinking water, effect, contaminated water, removal, worldwide, determination of, color, cancer, pollution, test, health, natural, form, statistics, treatment, cycle, groundwater, contamination, dangers, inorganic, microscope, iron, cartoon, bengal, equation, new jersey, food, selenium, lead, percentage 2701 Wildwood Ave Jackson MI 49202 Phone Number: (517) 888-0868 Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30AM-5PM; Sat 9-NOON; Sun CLOSED About Jackson MI: Jackson is the only city and county seat of Jackson County in the U.S. state of Michigan. Located along Interstate 94 and U.S. Route 127, it is approximately 40 miles (64 km) west of Ann Arbor and 35 miles (56 km) south of Lansing. Founded in 1829, it was named after President Andrew Jackson and for a long time the city was known as the "birthplace of the Republican Party". At the beginning of the twentieth century, Jackson became an early automotive manufacturing center that attracted southerners and immigrants to the city's numerous factories. In 1914 Macedonian immigrant George Todoroff founded the first "Coney Island restaurant" and created his famous Coney Island hot dog topping and over the course of 31 years sold more than 17 million Coney Island hot dogs. Directions: 2 min (0.7 mile) via Wildwood Ave Jackson County Airport 3606 Wildwood Ave Jackson MI 49202 Head east on Wildwood Ave toward Airport Rd Destination will be on the right Tri-County Water 2701 Wildwood Ave Jackson MI 49202

Arsenic Water Filter Reviews:

See why we are the top arsenic water filter provider in Jackson. Google Reviews: https://www.google.com/search?hl=en-US&gl=us&q=Tri+County+Water,+2701+Wildwood+Ave,+Jackson,+MI+49202&ludocid=8026020332415653124&lsig=AB86z5WmKUrpYC6iTIe8YAT8F0Xb#lrd=0x883d3aaf2e9bd87b:0x6f6226f7f9b29504,1,,, Facebook Reviews: https://m.facebook.com/Tri-County-Water-1715305795355953/reviews/?ref=page_internal&mt_nav=0 Yelp Reviews: https://www.yelp.com/biz/tri-county-water-jackson Angie’s List: https://www.angi.com/companylist/us/mi/jackson/tri-county-water-reviews-9889263.htm Home Advisor: https://www.homeadvisor.com/rated.TriCountyWater.39022128.html#reviews BBB Reviews:
Phonelady 1
Phonelady 1
16:45 16 May 24
Matthew and Brandon were very.professional and... knowledgeable. Thank you for taking such good care of me.read more
Alex Cash
Alex Cash
15:25 15 May 24
We get water for our business and everyone included is very... friendly and helpful. When I call to arrange a water delivery whoever answers the phone is always friendly and helpful. The delivery persons are always friendly as well! Great working with them.read more
Mary Sedick
Mary Sedick
14:46 15 May 24
David was an excellent service tech and answered every... single one of my questions while getting our softener back up and running. Thank you.read more
cinna bun
cinna bun
21:50 10 May 24
The technician was great explained everything really well,... However, I may forget🤦🏽‍♀️. Everything looks great and placed great. Thank you guys. I will recommend you.!😊read more
James Wyble
James Wyble
15:02 10 May 24
Your install tech was prompt and courteous, knowledgeable... about his project. Discussed proper operation of the unit, what to expect and what to look out for. I would recommend Tri-County Water for you water system needs. Thank You for your prompt and courteous staff.read more
Andrew Sheridan
Andrew Sheridan
15:45 09 May 24
Guys that delivered the salt were efficient and friendly.
nancy fugate
nancy fugate
15:24 06 May 24
Very friendly on the phone. I’m a new customer and they... came out quickly and filled my softener. Couldn’t ask for anything more. Thank you Tri County.read more
Daron Gifford
Daron Gifford
00:00 04 May 24
Efficient and knowledgeable
Tony Pusey
Tony Pusey
15:05 03 May 24
Very efficiently run company
Sandy James
Sandy James
13:04 03 May 24
Very pleasant and knowledgeable person. Excellent job! SMJ
Penny Mc Donald
Penny Mc Donald
17:23 01 May 24
Fast and friendly! They are so nice. They Come in, fill the... softener, and away they go! Great job!!!!read more
Malinda C
Malinda C
16:05 01 May 24
The technicians are very nice and everyone is helpful.
Erin Vaughn
Erin Vaughn
15:31 01 May 24
Absolutely outstanding customer service every time I've... called. The route delivery drivers are very kind and friendly too! Tri-County has the best pricing on drinking water delivery, but their customer service will always make them shine above the competition.read more
Mark Worthington
Mark Worthington
20:45 30 Apr 24
I ordered R O filters today, they had all my account info... from my phone number that I called in with, very efficient. Very helpful and friendly people!read more
Max McKelvey
Max McKelvey
14:34 30 Apr 24
On time, listened to customer, solved the problem quickly.
Next Reviews
You may have found us by searching for some other common water purification services:

Water Purification Company Jackson MI

Bottled Water Supplier Jackson MI

Water Cooler Supplier Jackson MI

Water Filter Supplier Jackson MI

Water Softening Equipment Supplier Jackson MI

Water Testing Service Jackson MI

Water Treatment Supplier Jackson MI

Some of our other important water purification pages:

Arsenic in Water Jackson

Commercial Water Filtration System Jackson

Discount Filters Jackson

Free Water Test Kit Jackson

Jackson Drinking Water

EcoWater Reviews Jackson

PFAS in Drinking Water Jackson

Jackson Water Service

Reverse Osmosis Systems Jackson

Reverse Osmosis Water Filter Jackson

Salt Free Water Softener Jackson

Sulfur Smell in Water Jackson

Water Conditioner Jackson

Water Filtration Jackson

Water Filtration System Jackson

Water Softener Rental Jackson

Water Softener Salt Delivery Jackson

Water Softener Systems Jackson

Whole House Water Filter Jackson

EcoWater Systems MI

Counties in/near Jackson: Jackson, Ingham, Clinton, Ionia, Eaton, Barry, Calhoun, Branch, St. Joseph, Cass, Kalamazoo, Van Buren, Allegan, Ottawa, Kent, Muskegon, Newaygo, Montcalm, LaGrange, Steuben Cities in/near Jackson: Brooklyn, Clarklake, Concord, Grass Lake, Hanover, Horton, Jackson, Michigan Center, Munith, Napoleon, Norvell, Parma, Pleasant Lake, Rives Junction, Spring Arbor, Springport, Ada, Alto, Belmont, Byron Center, Caledonia, Cannonsburg, Cedar Springs, Comstock Park, Gowen, Grand Rapids, Grandville, Kent City, Lowell, Rockford, Sand Lake, Sparta, Wyoming, Dansville, East Lansing, Haslett, Holt, Lansing, Leslie, Mason, Okemos, Onondaga, Stockbridge, Webberville, Williamston, Bellevue, Charlotte, Dimondale, Eaton Rapids, Grand Ledge, Lansing, Mulliken, Olivet, Potterville, Sunfield, Vermontville, Augusta, Climax, Fulton, Galesburg, Kalamazoo, Nazareth, Portage, Richland, Schoolcraft, Scotts, Vicksburg, Albion, Athens, Battle Creek, Burlington, Ceresco, East Leroy, Homer, Marshall, Tekonsha, Burr Oak, Centreville, Colon, Constantine, Leonidas, Mendon, Nottawa, Sturgis, Three Rivers, White Pigeon Zip Codes in/near Jackson: 49201, 49203, 49202, 49230, 49224, 49269, 49254, 49246, 49283, 49234, 49284, 49233, 49277, 49237, 49272, 49259, 49241, 49204, 49261, 49263, 49503, 49504, 49508, 49341, 49505, 49546, 49548, 49507, 49506, 49525, 49418, 49519, 49509, 49534, 49315, 49316, 49512, 48838, 49301, 49321, 49331, 49319, 49345, 48809, 49306, 49544, 49302, 49343, 49330, 49326, 49325, 49501, 49518, 49516, 49515, 49514, 49510, 49468, 49588, 49528, 49523, 49317, 49351, 49355, 49356, 49357, 49502, 49530, 49550, 49555, 49560, 49599, 48823, 48911, 48910, 48917, 48906, 48842, 48864, 48912, 48854, 48827, 48840, 48895, 48915, 48872, 49251, 49285, 48892, 48933, 48819, 49264, 48826, 48909, 48901, 48805, 48824, 48825, 48907, 48913, 48916, 48918, 48919, 48921, 48922, 48924, 48929, 48930, 48937, 48950, 48951, 48956, 48813, 48837, 48821, 49073, 48876, 49096, 48890, 48861, 48908, 48980, 49009, 49024, 49006, 49048, 49001, 49002, 49008, 49004, 49080, 49007, 49097, 49071, 49078, 49083, 49053, 49087, 49012, 49088, 49034, 49060, 49081, 49052, 49019, 49003, 49077, 49041, 49005, 49074, 49015, 49037, 49017, 49014, 49068, 49021, 49245, 49094, 49076, 49051, 49092, 49011, 49033, 49029, 49016, 49020, 49069, 49018, 49091, 49093, 49099, 49042, 49067, 4904049072, 49032, 49030, 49066, 49075 Neighborhoods in/near Jackson: Woodside Acres, Wing Place, Widdicomb, Westlawn, Valley View Acres, Urban Farms, Twelve Oaks Condominium, South Park, Sleight, Sanstone Estates, Sanstone Condominium, Robinson Sherwoods, Prospect Park, Pleasant Hill, Pineview, Penningtons, Parkside Acres Condominium, Oakridge Condominium, Narrow Lake, Mcclures, Maple Row Estates, Lorings Of Mcclures, Lincoln Park, Lawrences, Laroc, Hoveys, Greenwood Terrace, Gales, Emerald Isle Condominium, Emerald Estates, Eaton Green Estates, Eaton Estates, Denniston Wybles, Dayfair Manor, Cloverdale, Chippewa Valley, Carmel Meadows, Brooks To City Charlotte, Bracketts Mikesell Bracketts, Bonnie Brook Village Condominium, Blair Acres, Autumn Woods Condominium, Westwood, Westnedge Hill, West Main HIll, West Douglas, Vine, Southside, South Westnedge, Sloan, Parkview Hills, Parchment, Oakwood, Oakland-Winchell, Northside, Millwood, Knollwood, Hill N' Brook, Edison, Eastwood, Eastside, Colony Farm, Central Business District, Burke Acres, Arcadia, Westside Connection, West Grand, SWAN, South Hill, South East End, SECA, Roosevelt Park, Ridgemoor, Ottawa Hills, Northeast Grand Rapids, Millbrook, Midtown, Michigan Oaks, Madison Area, John Ball Park, Highland Park, Heritage Hill, Heartside-Downtown Grand Rapids, Garfield Park, Fulton Heights, Eastown, Eastgate, East Hills, Creston, Black Hills, Belknap Lookout, Baxter, Auburn Hills, Alger Heights, Woodmere, Wexford Heights, Westside, Turner-Dodge, The Stadium District, Square One, Southside, Shepard Street Area, Shady Oak, Sagamore Hills, Riverview Estates, Riverside, River Point, River Forest, Quentin Park, Potter Walsh, Old Town, Old Oakland, Old Forest, Old Everett, Northwestside, Northtown, Moores River Drive Area, Moores Park, Lewton Rich, Lansing-Eaton, Knollwood Willow, Hunter Park, Hull Court Park, Hosmer Street Area, Holmes Street Area, Groesbeck Area, Greencroft Park, Forest View, Fairview Area, Fabulous Acres, Edmore Park, Eastside, Eastfield, East Battenfield, Downtown Lansing, Creston Area, Colonial Village, Coachlight, Clifford Park, Churchill Downs, Capital City Airport, Bingham, Bassett Park, Averill Woods, Younkins South Side, Wrights Of Lo, Wrights, Wrenwood, Woos Of Maguires, Woodview Heights, Woods Of Maguires, Woods Maguires City Jackson, Woodlawn Woods, Woodlawn Orchards, Woodlawn Farms, Wood View Heights, Wolhaven Estates, Wolf Wildwood, Wolf Lake Highlands, Winston Park, Willows On Twin Ponds Condominiums, William Studers, Wilkshire Manor, Wildwood Terrace, Wildwood Farms, Wildwood, Whitlocks Acres, White Acres Condominium, Whispering Woods Estates, Whispering Winds Estates Condominium, Westwood Hills, Westfield Heights, Western Acres Estates, Westchester Condominium, Westchester, Westbrook Townhome Condominium, West Villa Condominium, West Moodys, Websters Western, Websters Highland, Webster Springrock, Webs, Webbs North, Watsons Park, Watson Park, Walnut Lane, Walmont Acres, Walden Woods Of Jackson Condominiums, Vermondale, Vatra Gardens, Varden Park, Vans Acres, Vangleson, Vandercooks Park, Vandercook Park, Valleys Condominium, Uplands Shoemaker Mcdevitts, Twin Meadows Condominium, Timmerman Hill Condominium, Timber Meadows, Thrush, Three Farms, The Woods At Magnolia Park, The Preserve At Magnolia Park, The Pondersoa, The Ponderosa, The Of Summitville, The Of Oak Point, The Of Dochstader, The Kirtland, The Kirkland, The Island, The Harmon, The Glen At Magnolia Park, The Cove, The Cedars Mobile Homes, The Cedars Mobile Home, Terrace Hills Condominium, Tefft Acres, Tanglewood, Swank Manor, Supervisor Lakeside, Sunset Ranch Estates Condominium, Sunset Park, Sunset Beach, Sunset, Sunnymede Heights, Sunny Meadow Estates Condominium, Summitville, Summit Hills, Summit Golfside, Summit Glen Condominium, Suddeths Riverview, Stony Lake Estates, Stoney Acres, Stonewood Condominium, Stoneridge Meadows Condominium, Stoneridge Creek Condominium, Stonegate Farms, Stonecroft, Stone Village Condominium, Stone Acres, Springbrook Farms, Spring Brook Estates, Spring Arbor Heights Condominium, Spring Arbor, Southview, Southfield, South Park, South Gardens, South East, Soemakers, Smiths Wildwood, Smiths City Farms, Shoemakers City Jackson, Shoemaker Woods, Shoemaker Mcdevitts, Shark Park, Shady Acres, Seymour Heights, Serenity Condominium, Seminole Hills, Seckingers Lakeview, Seatons, Scenic Hills Condominium, Sanctuary At Brills Lake Condominium, Samuel Lees Farm, Saines West, Saines South, Rustic Hall, Russmoor Heights, Round Lake, Rosedale, Roots South, Roots Eastern, Rolling Meadows Of Sandstone Condominiums, Rolling Meadows Of Sandstone, Rolling Acres Condominiums, Rockefeller Heights, Robinson Wisner Street, Robert Herndons Garden City Estates, Robert Herndons Country Club Estates, Robert Burgetts, Roaring Brook Estates, Riverline, River Glen Condominium, Richardson Heights, Reynolds Sabins City Jackson, Reynolds Sabins, Reynolds Of Of Sabins, Reynolds Field, Ranch Park, Pondersoa, Pine View Acres, Pine Ridge Condominium, Pine Ridge, Pilgrim Village, Peter Oleksy, Perrines Hillside, Peninsula Pines Condominium, Peaceful Vista Farms, Pasadena Beach, Park Woods Condominium, Park Wood Condominium, Park Side, Park Road Manor, Park Hill, Ord Way, Orchard Place, Olearys, Olcott Farms, Oakwood Acres, Oakdale Lane, Oakcroft, Oak Tree, Oak Point, Oak Hill Condominiums, Oak Creek, Northwood, Northwest Mobile Homes, Northwest Mobile Home, Northwest Hills, Northland, Northfield, Northeatern, Northdale, North Williamsons, North West Park, North Valley Farm, North Star, North Meadow Farm, North Hillside, North Eastern, North Crestmoor, Nelson Towers, Napoleon Home Sites, Myrlice Court, Morrill Acres, Moodys, Mithcells, Millers Of Stewa, Miller Acres, Micor, Meridian Heights, Meadowlark Acres, Meadow Lark Acres, Meadow Heights Golf Club, Meadow Heights, Mcnaughtons Riverside North, Maplewood, Maple Ridge, Maple Grove, Lynnhurst, Loomis Homewild, Lone Pine Condominium, Loessers, Locus, Livermore Wood Eatons, Livermore Wood Eaton, Little Knolls Farms, Linnmore Estates, Lincoln Court, Liberty Village Condominium, Lens Acres, Lenox Park, Leeside Heights, Lee Willa Lor Acres, Lee Road Condominium, Lansing Avenue Heights, Lansing Avenue, Lands Van Giesons, Lancashire Downs, Lakewood Ridge Preserve Condominium, Lakeview Terrace, Lakeland Vista Condominium, Lake Wood Glen Condominium, Lake View Terrace, Lake View Heights, Lake Forrest, Knollwood Park, Kirtland, Keyser Woodfield, Kenzie Acres, Kenward Shores, Karasek, Jordon Woods Mobile Home, John Sargents Wildcat Mills, John Brecks Little Farms, John Blanks On Gilletts Lake, John Blank, Jackson Mound, Indian Village, Hunters Ridge, Hoveys Murphys City Jackson, Homewood Acres, Homeland Shoemakers City Jackson, Homecrest Road, Home Estates, Hillsdale Gardens, Hillsdale, Hillbrook, Highland Park, High Street, Hickory Ridge, Hewitts Of Of Oaklawn, Henrys Acres, Heather Hills, Heather Downs, Hayworth, Hatt Jenson Ackerson Lake, Harris Green Acres, Hardwoods, Hardwood, Halstead Acres, Hall Kennedys Western, Hall Kennedys Eastern, Hall Kennedys East Main Street, Hall Kennedys, Hague Park, Hackett Park, Gunnison Gardens, Gregory Heights, Greenes Coast, Greenbriar Manor, Gray Acres, Grande Estates Condominium, Grande Estates, Grand View, Grand River, Golfview Hills, Golfside Terrace, Golf View Hills, Golf Side, Gilletts Lake Gardens, Gillettes Lake Garden, Gatewood, Gates Acres, Gartom Estates, Garfield Palt, Garden Farms, Fruit Ridge Farms, Fruit Ridge Farm, Friendly Oaks, Franks Acres, Franklin, Francis Street, Fox Farm, Fourth Street, Forest Park, Fords Western, Fords North Fords Elm Grove, Fords North, Fords Eastern City Jackson, Fords Eastern, Ford Acres, Foote Grove Manor, Foote Bennets, Foote Benetts, Fomer, Fernwood Gardens, Fayette Arms Condominiums, Fairway Heights, Fairview Park, Fairview Heights, Fairfax Gardens, Essex Park Condominium, Essex Heights, Elmwood Park, Elm Grove, Ellison Homestead, El Cajon Woods Condominium, Edgett Acres, Edgemar Acres, Eatons Eastern, Eatons East, Eaton Webster Harwoods, Eastside Gillietts Lake, East Greenwood Avenue Moodys City Jackson, East, Durands Of Jay St, Duguid Heights, Drexel Place, Dover Woods, Dorvin Hills, Dollar Lake Heights, Dice Valley, Deerfield, David Bruce, Dalt Acres, Crestmoor, Creglow Heights, Crays, Crarys Of Maguires City Jackson, Crarys Of Maguires, Crarys Of Maguire, Coventry Park, Cove Highlands Gilletts Lake, Cove Highlands Gillettes Lake, Cove Highlands, Country Manor, Country Club Hills Condominium, Cottage Gardens, Coronado Condominium, Cooper Street, Conifer Knolls, Colonial Village, College Manor, Colfax Of Sabins, Coachlight West, Clemons Ackerson Lake, City View Lofts, Chittock, Cherry Hill Condominium, Charmin Highlands, Charles Fish, Channelwood, Cedars Mobile Home, Cascade Vista, Carrs South, Carrs East, Cady Acres, Brown Street, Brookwood Hills, Brookside, Brookline, Brookfield Heights, Broeksele Estates, Brendan Estates Condominium, Bonnymede, Blue Ridge Heights, Bloomfield Park, Blakely Heights, Birch Haven, Beverly Park Place, Beverly Hills, Berton Woods, Belvue, Belmont Park, Begels Eastern, Bay View Shores, Batteese Creek, Bailey Acres, Avondale, Aviara Oaks Condominiums, Avalon Heights, Asssessors South, Asserssor Crarys, Arbor Ridge Condominiums, Arbor Hills Manor, Alkens Of The Village Napoleon, Algerville, Alden Terrace, Akins Landing, Ackerson Lake Frequently Asked Arsenic Questions

What is arsenic?

Arsenic is an organic element found in the earth’s crust. Inorganic arsenic can be found in soils, sediments, and groundwater. Inorganic Arsenic usually occurs as a result of mining, ore smelting, and industrial use. The inorganic form of arsenic is highly toxic to humans.

Where does arsenic come from?

Arsenic organically comes from a variety of places including air, water, & land. Inorganic Arsenic is commonly found in groundwater, contaminated drinking water, & food crops produced using contaminated water.

What is arsenic used for?

Arsenic is used for creating glass, pigments, textiles, paper, metal adhesives, wood preservatives, & ammunition. Arsenic is also used in the hide tanning process and in pesticides, feed additives, & pharmaceuticals.