National Drinking Water Database
City of Fremont Utilities - Fremont, NE
Serves 25,000 people
Combined Radium (-226 & -228)Radium is a radioactive element usually found around uranium deposits.
Testing History-Tested      -Detected      -Over Health Guidelines      -Over Legal Limit*
|Combined Radium (-226 & -228)Radium is a radioactive element usually found around uranium deposits.||0 pCi/L|
MCLGA non-enforceable health goal that is set at a level at which no known or anticipated adverse effect on the health of persons occurs and which allows an adequate margin of safety. Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.: 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 Combined Radium (-226 & -228)
Health Based Limits for Combined Radium (-226 & -228)
|Maximum Contaminant Limit Goal (MCLG)||0 pCi/L|
|Maximum Contaminant Limit (MCL)||5 pCi/L|
|Samples taken that day||Number of Non-Detects||Range of Results|
|2005-04-13||0 pCi/L||1||1||0 pCi/L|