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Des Moines Water Works believes education is the key to protecting our water resources now and in the future. We work to educate people in the Des Moines metro area about where water goes, how it becomes contaminated, how it is treated and ways pollution can be prevented in our community.

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Dewey Fact

Turbidity is the word used to describe the cloudiness of water, mostly due to suspended sediment in water.