Gowanus Brewery


Gowanus Brewery Water

Tap water in NYC is very good overall for brewing. Our water is soft, though there are elevated levels of iron.

The 2006 test results are available online, through NYC.gov:

  • Alkalinity
    • 11.8 mg/L
  • Calcium
    • 5.4 mg/L
  • Chloride
    • 10 mg/L
  • Iron
    • 50 ug/L
  • Magnesium
    • 1.2 mg/L
  • pH
    • 7.3
  • Sodium
    • 8 mg/L
  • Sulfate
    • 6 mg/L







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