The following short videos cover critical water sampling procedures provided by the American Water Works Association (AWWA). They include an overview of proper procedures to collect water samples and sampling techniques specifically related to coliform, lead and copper, and organic contaminants. The videos are intended to help utility staff meet federal drinking water regulations.
- Water Sampling Overview
- Water Sampling Coliform
- Water Sampling Lead and Copper
- Water Sampling Organics Contaminants
- Total Chlorine Residual Sampling
EPA’s Quick Guide to Drinking Water Sample Collection provides guidance on a variety of sampling techniques, methods, and requirements.