Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada


Drinking Water

The Drop on Water : Taste, Smell Colour

Below is a list of substances that may affect the aesthetics (taste, smell, or colour) of water or which may interfere with the supply of good quality water. These fact sheets are part of The Drop on Water series of water quality fact sheets.

Please Note:

Our fact sheets all contain web links, which have recently changed.  To find the current address, replace the “enla” portion of the old address with “nse”.

For example:

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Taste, Smell or Colour