Antimony Water Test
Antimony is a heavy metal. It most often comes from petroleum refineries, fire retardants, ceramics and solder. Drinking water with too much antimony can cause nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. Long-term exposure to antimony can cause stomach ulcers, increased cholesterol and decreased blood sugar. Antimony is also a possible carcinogen.
Is Antimony in My Water Harmful?
Antimony in water supplies can make a person feel ill with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. If you drink water with antimony for a long period of time, you have a greater risk of stomach ulcers. Some forms of antimony are possibly cancer-causing.
How Much Does an Antimony Water Test Cost?
You can determine how much antimony exists in your water supply for $30. When you have your results, you will know if you need to eliminate this mineral from your water supply.