Official DU Statement Regarding Water Quality
As noted in the attached press release from ADEM, Decatur Utilities is NOT listed among the state’s water systems where tests have shown concentrations of PFOS or PFOA to be at or above the final health advisory level. Tests of Decatur Utilities finished drinking water confirm that PFOA and PFOS are not present.
The tests were performed at the direction of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) and in compliance with the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule 3. In all tests there was no detectable, or zero, levels of Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) or Perfluorooctyl Sulfonate (PFOS) present.
Download the 2016 Water Quality Report from DU's Water Resources Group
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