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Summary of Drinking Water Samples Tested by the Penn State Agricultural Analytical Services Laboratory

Fulton County

9/8/2008 - 7/2/2018, 21 Samples

Test Parameter Units Number of Samples Tested Median Minimum Maximum Number of samples failing EPA Std Percent of samples failing EPA Std EPA Drink Water Std
Total
Coliform
MPN/100
mL
18 0.5 0.0 200.5 9 50.0 0
E.
Coli
MPN/100
mL
18 0.0 0.0 200.5 1 5.6 0
pH
-
18 7.3 6.1 8.0 3 16.7 6.5-8.5
Total
Dissolved
Solids
mg/L 17 106.0 30.0 284.0 0 0.0 500
Corrosivity
Index*

-
9 -0.4 -3.0 0.5 5 55.6 -
Hardness mg/L 10 65.6 0.8 261.5 - - -
Nitrate+Nitrite
N
mg/L 6 0.5 0.2 4.3 0 0.0 10
Chloride mg/L 0 - - - - - 250
Sulfate mg/L 1 3.2 3.2 3.2 0 0.0 250
Aluminum mg/L 0 - - - - - 0.05-0.2
Arsenic mg/L 2 0.03 0.028 0.041 2 100.0 0.01
Barium mg/L 0 - - - - - 2
Cadmium mg/L 0 - - - - - 0.005
Calcium mg/L 9 20.58 0.25 92.54 - - -
Chromium mg/L 0 - - - - - 0.1
Copper mg/L 9 0.02 0.01 0.42 0 0.0 1.0,1.3
Iron mg/L 11 0.2 0.0 3.9 5 45.5 0.3
Lead-1st
draw
mg/L 6 0.01 0.008 0.015 0 0.0 0.015
Lead-Running mg/L 7 0.003 0.003 0.006 0 0.0 0.015
Magnesium mg/L 7 4.42 0.05 8.14 - - -
Manganese mg/L 10 0.02 0.01 7.39 4 40.0 0.05
Mercury mg/L 2 0.91 0.490 1.323 2 100.0 0.002
Nickel mg/L 0 - - - - - -
Sodium mg/L 2 0.04 0.02 0.06 - - -
Zinc mg/L 2 0.00 0.00 0.00 0 0.0 5

*For corrosivity index, failure criteria based on less than -0.5 or greater than 0.5