Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons (TPH) Test
TPH can enter our water supply from manufacturing, a chemical leak or any business that uses petroleum products in their processes. TPH are capable of moving through soil to enter groundwater. These compounds can lower one’s immunity or affect the central nervous system, causing fatigue, nausea and headaches. Some of these compounds are carcinogenic.
What Does a Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons Water Test Tell Me?
Total petroleum hydrocarbons is a term used to describe a large group of chemical compounds. They are all sourced from crude oil. They include naphthalene, benzene, toluene and other toxic chemicals. Obtaining the total count of TPH determines the extent of water contamination. Health effects include permanent damage to liver, kidneys and lungs, as well as pregnancy complications.
How Much Does a Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons Water Test Cost?
TPH can enter water supplies from industrial operations and spills. Learn the quantity of TPH in your water for $80.