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Chlorodifluoromethane

Broward County Water and Wastewater Services (BCWWS) 3B/C

Chlorodifluoromethane (Freon 22) is a refrigerant, solvent and aerosol propellant banned in 2000 under the Montreal Protocol because of its ozone-depleting properties. Freons can cause heart, nervous system and liver damage.

 

2

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012N/A00N/A
20130.165 ppb220.150 ppb - 0.180 ppb
20140.283 ppb110.283 ppb
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Result
2013-05-200.180 ppb
2013-11-190.150 ppb