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*8/30/19 UPDATE* The Stage 1 Water Conservation Alert has been lifted for all customers of Brunswick County Public Utilities. The voluntary water conservation measures taken by water system users in Brunswick County have helped to avoid mandatory water restrictions. Adjustment of irrigation schedules has been particularly helpful (no irrigation on Mondays and between 5 and 11 a.m.; odd-numbered addresses...

What is the black/grey/pink/orange slimy stuff in my home? An Introduction on Serratia Marcescens If you are experiencing black/grey/pink/orange stains or slippery residues in the shower, in a toilet, at a tap, or in the washing machine, you do not have a water quality problem, and you need not fear a health issue. These residues indicate the presence of naturally-occurring Serratia Marcescens bacteria, which are commonly...

H2GO customers may receive a package in the mail from DVR Labs c/o Carolina Fresh Water from Greensboro, requesting water samples from the homeowner. The package contains a bottle which the company asks you to fill with tap water. It is assumed that after sending off the water sample, this company will then contact you claiming to show the presence of Dioxane and GenX while attempting to sell...