National Drinking Water Database
Cal Farleys Family Program Utilities - Borger, TX
Serves 101 people
Lead (total)Lead is a metal that enters water by corrosion of household plumbing systems, discharge of industrial pollution and erosion of natural deposits.
Testing History-Tested      -Detected      -Over Health Guidelines      -Over Legal Limit*
|Lead (total)Lead is a metal that enters water by corrosion of household plumbing systems, discharge of industrial pollution and erosion of natural deposits.||12.5 ppb|
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 ppb
|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 Lead (total)
Health Based Limits for Lead (total)
|Maximum Contaminant Limit Goal (MCLG)||0 ppb|
|California Public Health Goals||0.2 ppb|
|Samples taken that day||Number of Non-Detects||Range of Results|
|2004-06-08||12.5 ppb||1||0||12.5 ppb|