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Methyl ethyl ketone

Kempner WSC

Methyl ethyl ketone is a volatile solvent used in paints, adhesives, and other industrial and consumer goods.

 

9

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
20135.41 ppb115.41 ppb
2014ND10ND
2015ND40ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-08-07AB97394ND
2013-08-01Q13048010065.41 ppb
2014-08-05AC62131ND
2015-03-30AC86583ND
2015-05-18AC92322ND
2015-08-20AD04880ND
2015-10-05AD09425ND
2016-01-14AD18295ND
2017-01-30AD67541ND