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Methyl ethyl ketone

City of Newark

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

 

7

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
2013N/A00N/A
2014N/A00N/A
2015ND20ND
2016ND20ND
20170.537 ppb31ND - 1.61 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2015-09-09Q1535008001ND
2015-09-09Q1535008003ND
2016-09-07Q1636017002ND
2016-09-07Q1636017004ND
2017-06-01Q17234030021.61 ppb
2017-09-05Q1740964001ND
2017-09-05Q1740964005ND