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Dichlorodifluoromethane

Carthage

Dichlorodifluoromethane (Freon-12) 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.

 

4

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
2010-01-18AB12284ND
2010-01-18AB12285ND
2013-01-15AB90038ND
2013-01-15AB90039ND