How high are the radium levels?

The level of radium reported in City water is based on an annual average of quarterly measurements made by MDH. The last measurement, made October 10, 2022, placed the annual average at 6.0 pico Curies per Liter (pCi/L), which is 0.6 pCi/L above the acceptable level for combined radium of 5.4 pCi/L.

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1. When was the City made aware of the radium level being out of compliance?
2. How high are the radium levels?
3. What steps are being taken by the City of IGH?
4. How long will this take to correct?
5. Should I boil my water?
6. Should I drink bottled water?
7. Can children drink City water?
8. Will a carbon filter remove radium from water?
9. Is City water safe for bathing, swimming and brushing teeth?
10. Will the City be updating its water treatment plant to better address radium removal?
11. Where can residents find more information?
12. I didn't get a notice in the mail. Why not? How can I get one?
13. I have a private well. How do find information about radium levels in my drinking water?