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Phenanthrene

Clarksville Waterworks

Phenanthrene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, released from combustion of fossil fuels and waste incinerators. PAHs increase the risk of cancer; damage the immune, nervous and reproductive systems; and can harm developing fetuses.

 

4

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011N/A00N/A
2012ND20ND
2013N/A00N/A
2014N/A00N/A
2015ND20ND

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-07-0312187012007ND
2012-10-0312278016907ND
2015-08-0515218007107ND
2015-10-2015295005007ND