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National Drinking Water Database


Tin (total) in Alaska


Tin is a metal that enters water from corrosion of household plumbing that contains bronze, pewter or solder components, erosion of natural deposits, and due to widespread use of tin-containing antimicrobials.

The Most Polluted Communities in Alaska

1 water utilities reported detecting Tin (total) in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average Tin (total) level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Tyonek Water System
Tyonek, AK
1991 of 11.2 ppb
(1.2 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Tin (total)

There are no health based standards that EWG is using for this chemical

Violation Summary for Tin (total) in Alaska

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Alaska