Ware washing machines can suffer tremendously from contaminants found in water and are subject to scale buildup and corrosion, creating major damage. This can increase operating, maintenance and replacement costs, and decrease the efficiency and life of the machines. Rinse temperatures are also affected due to scale buildup and corrosion, which can cause issues for a health department inspection.

Below you’ll see charts that display our recommended water specifications. Water used in ware washing equipment is recommended to meet the following attribute requirements:

Colour Codes

Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)

Parts per Million (ppm)

Total Hardness (TH)

Grains per Gallon (gpg)

Chlorides (Cl)

Parts per Million (ppm)