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 Carmel, Maine (Round 2a)

 
Site Information
Location: Carmel, ME
Population: 200
Address: Carmel Elementary School
50 Plymouth Rd.
Carmel, ME 04419
Contact: Mike Corson
207-848-9983
Demonstration Site: 50 Plymouth Rd.
Carmel, ME 04419
Enclosed Space: Yes
Source Water: Ground Water (Wells #1 and #2)
Maximum Daily Flow: 30 gpm
Existing Treatment: Chlorination
Proposed Arsenic
Removal Technology:
Reverse Osmosis Because of Antimony (pilot study)
Disposal Option: Septic Tank

 

Source Water Quality
Analysis mg/L Analysis mg/L
As – Total 0.021–0.028 pH – Units 7.7-7.9
As – Particulate 0.0001–0.0008 Hardness as CaCO3 226
As – Soluble 0.020–0.028 Total Alkalinity as CaCO3 216
Soluble – As (III) 0.005–0.0007 Calcium (Ca) 43
Soluble – As (V) 0.022–0.027 Magnesium (Mg) 29
Iron (Fe) <0.025 Sodium (Na) 25
Manganese (Mn) 0.002 Chloride (Cl) 24
Orthophosphate (PO4) N/A Fluoride (F) <0.1
Silica (SiO2) 10 Vanadium (V) 0.0005
Nitrate (NO3 – N) N/A Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) 246
Sulfate (SO4) 11 Total Organic Carbon (TOC) N/A

Note 1: Antimony = 13–16 µg/L
Note 2: Well water samples collected (2006) and analyzed by Battelle, Columbus, OH.
N/A = Not available

Contact

Tom Sorg
513-569-7370


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