Water Profiles

Water Profiles

Below you will find some member compiled water profiles for Guelph, Kitchener-Waterloo, and Cambridge, Ontario. To learn more about water in brewing, you may wish to read the Bru’n water page on water knowledge. Software such as Beersmith, Bru’n Water, Brewfather, and Brewer’s Friend, all support calculations involving water chemistry.


Current, balanced profiles

Cambridge (Pinebush Pumping Station, 2018)

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
10135.851.651.5127363.18.08

Cambridge (Rahmans Well P09, 2018)

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
10639.477.764.6190337.67.69

Guelph (2017)

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
118.537.864.6106150352.37.9

Kitchener-Waterloo (Mannheim Water Treatment Plant, 2018)

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
88253250833007.92

Kitchener-Waterloo (Strange St. Pumping Station, 2018)

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
140.040.579.8105158439.77.89

Kitchener-Waterloo (William St. Pumping Station, 2018)

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
154492281434084277.54

Out of date or unbalanced* profiles (click to expand)

Cambridge (Middleton Pumping Station, 2018)*

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
13438.3140187206335.37.67

Guelph (2016)

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
11434661181283357.9

Kitchener-Waterloo (Greenbrook Pumping Station, 2018)*

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
12234.196.4142118301.57.59

Kitchener-Waterloo (Short Finger Brewing Company, 2017)*

Ca+2Mg+2Na+1SO4-2Cl-1HCO3-1pH
92275043922367.75

Please contact ac.ts1550612137irgeu1550612137rt@re1550612137tsamb1550612137ew1550612137 with additions or changes