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Combined Uranium (pCi/L) in Vermont

Uranium is a radioactive element commonly found in most rocks; processed ore is used for power generation and weapons manufacture. [read more]

The Most Polluted Communities in Vermont

8 water utilities reported detecting Combined Uranium (pCi/L) in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average Combined Uranium (pCi/L) level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
1St George Villas
St George, VT
4203 of 310.83 pCi/L
(9.3 to 12 pCi/L)
2Mountain Water Company
Warren, VT
2,4004 of 46.75 pCi/L
(0.01 to 20 pCi/L)
3Sunrise Community Water System
Killington, VT
8291 of 13.7 pCi/L
(3.7 pCi/L)
4Butterfield Common Senior Housing
1651 of 11.6 pCi/L
(1.6 pCi/L)
5Pinecrest Mobile Home Park
Morristown, VT
1391 of 11.4 pCi/L
(1.4 pCi/L)
6Dorset Community Housing
1001 of 11.4 pCi/L
(1.4 pCi/L)
7Green Mountain AT Fox Run
Ludlow, VT
751 of 10.8 pCi/L
(0.8 pCi/L)
8Winterplace Water System
Ludlow, VT
7451 of 10.6 pCi/L
(0.6 pCi/L)

Health Based Limits for Combined Uranium (pCi/L)

Maximum Contaminant Limit (MCL)The enforceable standard which defines the highest level of a contaminant that is allowed in drinking water. MCLs are set as close to health-based limits (Maximum Contaminant Level Goals, or MCLGs) as feasible using the best available analytical and treatment technologies and taking cost into consideration. Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.15 pCi/L

Violation Summary for Combined Uranium (pCi/L) in Vermont

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Vermont