Public Water System: Chelan Falls Water District

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PWS Service Information
PWS ID: WA5312350
Type: Community water system
EPA Region: 10
Primary Service Area: Residential Area
Primary Source: Ground water
Population Served: 380
Contact Information
CHELAN FALLS WATER DISTRICT
Shawn Desy
Chelan County PUD
PO Box 1231
Wenatchee, WA 98807

This public water system services 1 zip code in 1 municipality in 1 county.

Summary Results


A summary view of the the times a water contaminant was tested and found to exceed the level set by the EPA (the MCL).

Maximum Contaminant Levels Exceeded (by year):

2013   (0) 2014   (0) 2015   (1)
chlorate

Contaminant Detailed Results


This a view of violations of maximum contaminant levels. In the expanded view you can see each know test date for a given contaminant, the result of the test, the minimum level that can be recognized in a test (MRL), and upper limit that is considered healthy (HRL).

chlorate
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Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 20 210 181
2015 2015-10-20 20 210 448
2015 2015-05-20 20 210 < 20
2015 2015-04-21 20 210 1400

Other Water Contaminants Tested


The following contaminants were tested and within national EPA guidelines.

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Contaminant MRL HRL Avg Result
chromium 0.2 100 0.5463 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.2 100 0.442
2015 2015-10-20 0.2 100 0.623
2015 2015-04-21 0.2 100 0.52
2015 2015-04-21 0.2 100 0.6
manganese 1 0 < 1 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 1 0 < 1
2015 2015-10-20 1 0 < 1
2015 2015-04-21 1 0 < 1
2015 2015-04-21 1 0 < 1
strontium 0.3 1500 204.5 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.3 1500 193
2015 2015-10-20 0.3 1500 255
2015 2015-04-21 0.3 1500 170
2015 2015-04-21 0.3 1500 200
chromium-6 0.03 0 0.5833 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.03 0 0.576
2015 2015-10-20 0.03 0 0.657
2015 2015-05-20 0.03 0 0.65
2015 2015-04-21 0.03 0 0.45
cobalt 1 70 < 1 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 1 70 < 1
2015 2015-10-20 1 70 < 1
2015 2015-04-21 1 70 < 1
2015 2015-04-21 1 70 < 1
molybdenum 1 40 0.5225 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 1 40 < 1
2015 2015-10-20 1 40 1.09
2015 2015-04-21 1 40 < 1
2015 2015-04-21 1 40 1
vanadium 0.2 21 0.8928 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.2 21 0.751
2015 2015-10-20 0.2 21 1.03
2015 2015-04-21 0.2 21 0.83
2015 2015-04-21 0.2 21 0.96
1,4-dioxane 0.07 0.35 < 0.07 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.07 0.35 < 0.07
2015 2015-04-21 0.07 0.35 < 0.07
chloromethane 0.2 2.69 < 0.2 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.2 2.69 < 0.2
2015 2015-04-21 0.2 2.69 < 0.2
bromomethane 0.2 140 < 0.2 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.2 140 < 0.2
2015 2015-04-21 0.2 140 < 0.2
1,2,3-trichloropropane 0.03 0.0004 < 0.03 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.03 0.0004 < 0.03
2015 2015-04-21 0.03 0.0004 < 0.03
sec-butylbenzene 0.04 0 < 0.04 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.04 0 < 0.04
2015 2015-04-21 0.04 0 < 0.04
Halon 1011 0.06 90 < 0.06 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.06 90 < 0.06
2015 2015-04-21 0.06 90 < 0.06
1,3-butadiene 0.1 0.0103 < 0.1 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.1 0.0103 < 0.1
2015 2015-04-21 0.1 0.0103 < 0.1
HCFC-22 0.08 0 < 0.08 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.08 0 < 0.08
2015 2015-04-21 0.08 0 < 0.08
PFBS 0.09 0 < 0.09 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.09 0 < 0.09
2015 2015-04-21 0.09 0 < 0.09
PFHpA 0.01 0 < 0.01 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.01 0 < 0.01
2015 2015-04-21 0.01 0 < 0.01
PFHxS 0.03 0 < 0.03 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.03 0 < 0.03
2015 2015-04-21 0.03 0 < 0.03
PFNA 0.02 0 < 0.02 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.02 0 < 0.02
2015 2015-04-21 0.02 0 < 0.02
PFOS 0.04 0.07 < 0.04 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.04 0.07 < 0.04
2015 2015-04-21 0.04 0.07 < 0.04
PFOA 0.02 0.07 < 0.02 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.02 0.07 < 0.02
2015 2015-04-21 0.02 0.07 < 0.02
1,1-dichloroethane 0.03 6.14 < 0.03 [+] Expand Test Data
Year Test Date MRL HRL Test Result
2015 2015-10-20 0.03 6.14 < 0.03
2015 2015-04-21 0.03 6.14 < 0.03

Lead and Copper Data


Lead and copper are recorded separately from other contaminants because of the Lead and Copper Rule. As with all other results, these are the findings at the water supply. Lead and copper can be — and often are — added to drinking water in between the water facility and a tap.

Sample ID Contaminant Sampling Start Date Sampling End Date Result
7652270 lead 2013-01-01 2015-12-31 0.0037mg/L
5776054 lead 2010-01-01 2012-12-31 0.0018mg/L
4485728 lead 2007-01-01 2009-12-31 0.0022mg/L

Violations


Known violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act as recorded by the EPA.

Compliance Dates Rule Violation Type Contaminant Name Status
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular 1,2-Dichloroethane Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular 1,1,1-Trichloroethane Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Carbon tetrachloride Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular 1,2-Dichloropropane Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Trichloroethylene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular 1,1,2-Trichloroethane Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Tetrachloroethylene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular CHLOROBENZENE Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Benzene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Toluene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Ethylbenzene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Styrene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular cis-1,2-Dichloroethylene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular DICHLOROMETHANE Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular o-Dichlorobenzene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular p-Dichlorobenzene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Vinyl chloride Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular 1,1-Dichloroethylene Returned to Compliance
2002-01-01 - 2004-12-31 Volatile Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular trans-1,2-Dichloroethylene Returned to Compliance
1993-07-01 - 1993-07-31 Total Coliform Rule Maximum Contaminant Level Violation, Monthly (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1992-12-01 - 1992-12-31 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Minor (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1992-11-01 - 1992-11-30 Total Coliform Rule Maximum Contaminant Level Violation, Monthly (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1992-07-01 - 1992-07-31 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Minor (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Inorganic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Chromium Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Inorganic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Fluoride Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Inorganic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Mercury Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Nitrates Monitoring, Regular Nitrate Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Inorganic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Selenium Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Radionuclides Monitoring, Regular Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Arsenic Monitoring, Regular Arsenic Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Inorganic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Barium Known
1979-10-01 - 1979-10-31 Inorganic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Cadmium Known
1999-01-01 - N/A Lead and Copper Rule Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R Lead and Copper Rule Returned to Compliance

What My Water Data Means


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