Discolored and Corrosive Water

Discolored Water

WSU will conduct an onsite visit to evaluate the reason for the discolored water. WSU Water Quality Specialists will test the raw water wells, the treatment plant, and investigate distribution issues to discover the core issue..The two primary issues are

  • Insoluble iron and manganese
  • Corrosion of distribution pipes

Each issue takes a specialized approach to choose the correct blended phosphate


Flint, MI water caused headlines throughout the USA bringing attention to lead corrosion in water distribution systems. Water Solutions Unlimited has solved this issue all over the Midwest . Lead Corrosion, Copper Corrosion, and Steel corrosion all cause unique challenges to distribution systems that need special analysis from experts. WSU brings its onsite technicians and monitoring tools to implement the best solution. WSU provides corrosion coupon racks and often uses the Instant MPY monitoring system. The Instant MPY gives ongoing mils per year loss readings at minute by minute intervals.

Assess your correct blended phosphate and feed rate with a Corrosion Coupon Rack Study