EL-5502: Drinking Water Problems: MTBE
drinking water information sheet

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Email: l-redmon@tamu.edu

Product Code: EL-5502

Free electronic download. Methyl tertiary-butyl ether, a gasoline additive commonly known as MTBE, can contaminate ground water and cause health problems for those exposed to it for a long time. However, filtering devices can remove this and other additives from well water.  Go to: L-5502 to order printed copies. (3 graphics,  4 pages)  By: Monty Dozier, Bruce J. Lesikar