Ability of water to dissolve or break down certain substances, particularly metals. Corrosive water, is also water that is referred to as aggressive and able to breakdown substances that are exposed to it. The current water condition is highly detrimental to the appliances of households or businesses by creating problems such as stains, holes, and leakages in the pipelines or plumbing systems that will require fixing or replacement. Other problems that can arise point to health-related issues, nuisance problems, and increased expenses.