Water Testing
2019

WATER TESTING for N — E º W ˝( S ) Seasonal School

Between 11th - 15th March 2019, a series of workshops and practical experiments led by ten selected participants took place at Jupiter Woods, expanding on the states of domestic chaos and order by producing visual and critical responses.

Research, documentation, conversations and materials produced during the week were consolidated in an exhibition. More Information Here

 

2:30 – Reading 1 – Old Dykes I Have Known

2:45 – Reading 2 – Punt & Plough

3:00 - Video - Government to launch a national water storage and harvesting authority

 

3:10 – Hot spot drawings & collection of samples (not from taps) (20mins)

3:30 – Labelling (Sample name & number) (5mins)

3:35 – pH testing (Test your own sample) + Notes (5mins)

3:40 – 14-in-one (Test your own sample) + Notes (20mins)

 

4:00 – SIMPLEX In pairs (Comparison between samples) (30mins)

6 Group names: Chlorine / Iron / Copper / Free Chlorine / Sulfate (Wildcard) / Hydrogen Sulfide (Wildcard)

*Notetaking

 

4:30 – Consumption & WATERSAFE  Full test of tap water (A glass each)

5-6 Group Names: Bacteria / Lead Pesticide / Nitrate & Nitrite / pH / Hardness / Chlorine

*Notetaking

 

Safe to drink classification…. Y/N

 

5:00 – Most likely sample for E-coli - single test

Written Text - Dirty Waters