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Brunswick County releases latest GenX test results

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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) -

GenX levels in Brunswick County's water supply remain well below the state's recommended health goal, according to the most recent water testing results.

A Friday morning email from the county said samples taken on Oct. 12 at the Northwest Water Treatment Plant's raw water source revealed levels of 26.2 parts per trillion. It was 25.9 ppt in the finished water source.

The NC Department of Health and Human Services established a health goal for exposure to GenX at 140 ppt.

Click here for more information on Brunswick County water, including test results for other perflourinated compounds  

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