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National Drinking Water Database

Elsberry Utilities - Elsberry, MO

Serves 2,000 people


n-Butylbenzene is an intermediate for chemical manufacturing and a raw material for liquid crystals.
This Drinking Water System
Test Days Exceeding Health GuidelinesDefinition of what this is
0 days
Test Days Exceeding Legal LimitsNumber of days in which the samples taken in that day exceed the Maximum Contaminant Level (Depending on the contaminant and its MCL, that may or may not trigger an MCL violation. Some MCLs are based on averages spanning several months to a year)
0 days
Test DaysNumber of days in which this chemical has reported results in the data we received from the State
23 days
Tests ConductedNumber of individual tests done for this contaminant
65 tests

Testing Summary

Health Limit
Legal Limit

Testing History

-Tested      -Detected      -Over Health Guidelines      -Over Legal Limit*
n-Butylbenzenen-Butylbenzene is an intermediate for chemical manufacturing and a raw material for liquid crystals.0 ppb
0 ppb
NoLegal at any levelThis is the Federal Limit. State Limits may be lower.
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 n-Butylbenzene

Health Based Limits for n-Butylbenzene

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

Testing Results

Testing DateAverage
Samples taken that dayNumber of Non-DetectsRange of Results
2009-05-040 ppb330 ppb
2009-02-020 ppb330 ppb
2008-11-240 ppb330 ppb
2008-08-200 ppb330 ppb
2008-05-290 ppb330 ppb
2008-03-030 ppb330 ppb
2007-12-240 ppb330 ppb
2007-09-040 ppb330 ppb
2007-05-230 ppb330 ppb
2007-02-260 ppb330 ppb
2006-11-290 ppb330 ppb
2006-08-280 ppb330 ppb
2006-05-220 ppb330 ppb
2006-02-230 ppb330 ppb
2005-11-210 ppb330 ppb
2005-08-240 ppb330 ppb
2005-08-100 ppb110 ppb
2005-05-310 ppb330 ppb
2005-03-010 ppb330 ppb
2004-11-220 ppb220 ppb
2004-08-230 ppb330 ppb
2004-06-010 ppb330 ppb
2004-02-200 ppb220 ppb