What is chlorine?
Chlorine is a type of water additive used by municipal water systems to disinfect your drinking water.

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1. Why switch disinfectant?
2. When will the switch occur?
3. What is chlorine?
4. What are chloramines?
5. Why convert from chlorine to chloramines?
6. What is accomplished by converting to chloramines in the City of Eden?
7. Is chlorination and chloramination safe?
8. How are kidney dialysis patients affected by chlorine/chloramines and what precautions should they take?
9. Is it safe for kidney dialysis patients to drink water containing chlorine and/or chloramines?
10. How are fish affected by chlorine/chloramines and what precautions should fish owners take?
11. Is it safe to wash open wounds with chlorinated/chloraminated water?
12. Will chlorination/chloramination affect business water users?
13. What actions do I take concerning swimming pool maintenance?
14. Do home water softeners remove chlorine/chloramines?