Martinborough town water information

Boil Water Notice Lifted

 

Chlorination took place at approximately 5.10pm, Monday 13 May.

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Martinborough Incident 9 April 2019

Timeline of events

Timeline of past events relating to the February and April incidents

Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions for users of the town water supply.

Further information

Radio New Zealand. Acting Chief Executive Jennie Mitchell talking on Morning Report 11 April. Link to audio: www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/morningreport/audio/2018690529/martinborough-water-infected-again

Educational article written by Mark Alllingham, Group Manager Infrastructe & Services "Understanding Martinboorugh Water Supply" [PDF]

Independent technical report - Martinborough Water Treatment Plant - Incident Review, prepared by Lutra [PDF]

Backflow prevention

Ministry of Health. 2014. Water Safety Plan Guide: Distribution System – Backflow Prevention, Version 1, ref D2.4. Wellington: Ministry of Health.

See information on Tauranga City Council's website - https://www.tauranga.govt.nz/council/water-services/water-connections/backflow-prevention

Escherichia coli (E.coli)

https://www.health.govt.nz/your-health/conditions-and-treatments/diseases-and-illnesses/food-and-water-borne-diseases/escherichia-coli-ecoli

Water contamination events

https://www.health.govt.nz/your-health/healthy-living/drinking-water/water-contamination-events

Monitoring water safety

https://www.health.govt.nz/your-health/healthy-living/drinking-water/monitoring-water-safety

https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/publications/pathogens-and-pathways-and-small-drinking-water-supplies-june07.pdf

 

 


 

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