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Silver

Dubach Water System

Silver occurs naturally in surface and groundwater and can be added to water as a biocide that inhibits growth of bacteria and algae. Increasingly, the use of antimicrobial nano-sized silver particles in consumer products contributes to silver in water sources used for drinking water.

 

8

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

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

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2010-04-12AD37861ND
2010-04-12AD37866ND
2010-04-12AD37861ND
2010-04-12AD37866ND
2013-06-03AD78351ND
2013-06-03AD78356ND
2013-06-03AD78351ND
2013-06-03AD78356ND