The samples taken on February 5, 2018 indicate a level of 0.162 ug/l.*
The City of Paramount felt it was important to provide both a look back on the past year of action and an update on the progress that has been made.
The samples taken on January 8, 2018 show a level of 0.30 ug/l.*
The results for this December indicate a level of 0.118 ug/l.
The samples for November indicate a level of 0.165 ug/l.
The samples for the month of October indicate a level of 0.0733 ug/l. This amount is well below California’s Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) of 10 ug/l.
In September 2017, a Paramount resident spoke at a Paramount City Council meeting about witnessing a metal forging company in the southern industrial region of town performing pressure washing on its rooftop.
The August samples indicate a level of 0.057 ug/l, while the September results have a level of 0.053 ug/l. Each month’s sample amount show a hexavalent chromium level well below California’s Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) of 10 ug/l.
The City has engaged in extensive public outreach and developed constructive partnerships with experts to address air quality for the future.
The samples for July indicate a level of 0.105 ug/l, which is well below the state’s Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) of 10 ug/l.