National Drinking Water Database
Misty Pines Utilities - Dover, DE
Serves 165 people
Uranium-238Uranium-238 is a radioactive element commonly found in most rocks; processed ore is used for power generation and weapons manufacture.
Testing History-Tested      -Detected      -Over Health Guidelines      -Over Legal Limit*
|Uranium-238Uranium-238 is a radioactive element commonly found in most rocks; processed ore is used for power generation and weapons manufacture.||0 pCi/L|
|NOTE: Each dot in the above graph represents one month.|
* Water utilities are noted as exceeding the legal limit if any test is above the maximum contaminant level (MCL). Most MCLs are based on annual averages so exceeding the MCL for one test does not necessarily indicate that the system is out of compliance.
Health Based and Legal Limits for Uranium-238
Health Based Limits for Uranium-238
|Maximum Contaminant Limit (MCL)||0.03 pCi/L|
|Samples taken that day||Number of Non-Detects||Range of Results|
|2007-07-26||0 mg/L*||1||1||0 pCi/L|