Troy City Pws Water System's tap water quality report is the compilation of data collected from federal, state, and local government agencies, most prominently the EPA. We strive to populate the report with the latest data concerning water contaminants, lead and copper levels, and water quality violations. We only collect drinking water data from public water systems.

PWS Service Information
PWS ID: NY4100050
Type: Community water system
EPA Region: 02
Primary Service Area: Municipality
Primary Source: Surface water
Population Served: 49,170
Contact Information
TROY, NY 12180

This public water system services 1 municipality in 1 county.

Summary Results

A summary view of tests in which a water contaminant found to exceed the Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) set by the EPA.

We couldn't find any records of contaminants exceeding the regulated limits in your water.

Other Water Contaminants Tested

The following contaminants were tested and found to be within national EPA guidelines.

We couldn't find any records of contaminants in your water.

Lead and Copper Data

Lead and copper are recorded separately from other contaminants because of the Lead and Copper Rule. As with all other results, these are the findings at the water supply level. Lead and copper can be — and often are — deposited in drinking water in between the water facility and your tap.

Sample ID Contaminant Sampling Start Date Sampling End Date Result
NY137637 lead 2018-07-01 2018-12-31 0.0063mg/L
NY137635 lead 2018-01-01 2018-06-30 0.008mg/L
NY121798 lead 2016-07-01 2016-12-31 0.0098mg/L
NY116821 lead 2016-01-01 2016-06-30 0.0035mg/L
NY114149 lead 2015-07-01 2015-12-31 0.013mg/L
NY113071 lead 2015-01-01 2015-06-30 0.0078mg/L
NY102375 lead 2014-07-01 2014-12-31 0.0071mg/L
NY113069 lead 2014-07-01 2014-12-31 0.0071mg/L
NY113067 lead 2014-01-01 2014-06-30 0.011mg/L
NY113311 lead 2013-01-01 2013-12-31 0.015mg/L
NY113323 lead 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 0.019mg/L
NY113321 lead 2011-01-01 2011-12-31 0.015mg/L
NY113319 lead 2010-01-01 2010-12-31 0.012mg/L
NY113317 lead 2009-01-01 2009-12-31 0.004mg/L
NY113315 lead 2008-01-01 2008-12-31 0.006mg/L


Known violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act as recorded by the EPA.

Compliance Dates Rule Violation Type Contaminant Name Status
2004-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Nitrates Monitoring, Regular Nitrate Returned to Compliance
- N/A Miscellaneous Operations Report - Returned to Compliance
2014-01-01 - N/A Lead and Copper Rule Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R Lead and Copper Rule Returned to Compliance
2014-07-01 - N/A Lead and Copper Rule Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R Lead and Copper Rule Returned to Compliance
2015-01-01 - N/A Lead and Copper Rule Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R Lead and Copper Rule Returned to Compliance
2015-07-01 - N/A Lead and Copper Rule Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R Lead and Copper Rule Returned to Compliance
2012-01-01 - N/A Lead and Copper Rule MPL Non-Compliance Lead Returned to Compliance

Local Water Testing

Find a lab in your area so you can get your tap or well water tested. This list contains both governmental and private labs, all of which are EPA-certified for drinking water testing.

Lab Location Zip Code
NYS DOH Environmental Biology Laboratory Albany, NY 12237-0012
NYS DOH Organic Analytical Chemistry Laboratory Albany, NY 12237
NYS DOH Inorganic ~and~ Nuclear Chemistry Laboratory Albany, NY 12237-0012

Water Bill Information

Convenient information about your water service.

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What My Water Data Means

Water data isn't always easy to interpret, but by following the links on this page you should be able to have most of your questions answered. By clicking the name of a water contaminant or secondary substance you can learn about that specific substance. Ultimately this page should give you some insight towards learning if your water is safe, what water filter you should buy (if any), and how well your local water compares against other sources.


The origin of's water data is explained on our Data Sources page.

Why Is My Water Data Not More Recent?

The recency of the data for your ZIP code depends on the last your water source was tested, by a federal, state, or local agency. More information about the timing can be determined by learning about the dataset in question and seeing how often the EPA (other another governing body) mandated testing.