Residential Cross Connections
Maintaining the integrity of our public drinking water system.
when connected to the public water supply you are required by law to have:
1) periodic backflow testing
Backflow device testing must be performed by an ASSE certified contractor who is hired by the property owner. To find a backflow tester click here
NOTE: Repairs of any backflow preventers must be completed by a licensed plumber.
2) and, periodic cross connection inspections
Cross Connection inspections may be completed by a Washington Township Cross Connection Control Inspector who ensures that the proper backflow prevention devices are in place to protect the public water supply.