Radiological Contaminants

Water Research Center

Radiological Contaminants

by:
Mr. Brian Oram, PG
B.F. Environmental Consultants Inc.

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Baseline Testing - Certified - Third Party Analysis

 
CHEMICAL USEPA MCL USEPA MCLG SOURCES, DESCRIPTIONS HEALTH EFFECTS RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TREATMENT
Beta/photon emitters (I) and (P) 4millirems/year Zero Natural and man-made deposits Health Effects: Cancer group A Coagulation and Filtration, Ion Exchange, Reverse Osmosis
Alpha (gross) 15 Picocuries/l Zero Natural deposits Cancer group A Coagulation and Filtration, Reverse Osmosis
Radium 226, and 228 (combined) 5 Picocuries/l Zero Natural deposits Cancer group A (226-Head Carcinomas, 228-Bone Cancer) Lime Softening, Ion Exchange, Reverse Osmosis
Radon 400 to
3,000 pCi/l (Proposed)
Zero Natural deposits Cancer group A. Effect of low levels of radon and of consumed (versus inhaled) radon is in dispute. High levels shown to cause lung cancer when inhaled. Aeration
Uranium 0.02 mg/l (Proposed) Zero Natural deposits Cancer group A, also kidney effects. Accumulates in bones. Coagulation and Filtration, Lime Softening, Anion Exchange

Option 4: Radiological Testing

The Standard Radiological water testing package includes Uranium, Gross Alpha & Beta and Radon in Water. (Code 7001)- $ 150.00, plus shipping. - Request information

Deluxe Radiological
water testing package includes Uranium, Gross Alpha & Beta, Radon and Radium 226 & 228. (Code 7002) - $ 420.00, plus shipping. - Request information

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For More information, please contact:

 Attn: Mr. Brian Oram, Professional Geologist (PG)
Water Research Center
B.F. Environmental Consultants Inc.
15 Hillcrest Drive
Dallas, PA 18612

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