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tert-Butyl alcohol

California Water Service (CWS) - Salinas

tert-Butyl alcohol is an industrial chemical and a gasoline additive. It can also form as a breakdown product of the common drinking water contaminant MTBE.

 

9

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.420 ppb51ND - 2.10 ppb
20132.17 ppb31ND - 6.50 ppb
2014N/A00N/A
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-269590-010-1413ND
2012-03-289590-010-1110ND
2012-06-279590-010-1450ND
2012-09-059590-010-1139ND
2012-12-269590-010-19012.10 ppb
2013-03-149590-010-11306.50 ppb
2013-06-279590-010-1459ND
2013-09-119590-010-1056ND
2017-03-029590-132-1110ND