Additional Chemicals Addressed By Granular Activated Carbon*

Acetaldehyde Dichloroethane (1,2-) Haloacetic Acids (HAA5) Pesticides
Amines Dichloroethylene (1,1-) Heptachlor Phenol
Amyl acetate Dichloroethylene (trans-1,2-) Heptachlor epoxide Picloram
Amyl Alcohol Dichloropropane (1,2-) Hexachlorobenzene Plastic Taste
Antifreeze Diesel Fuel Hydrogen Peroxide Propionaldehyde
Benzene Diethylhexyl phathalate Hypochlorous Acid Propionic Acid
Bleach Difoliants Insecticides Propyl Acetate
Bromate Dinoseb Iodine Propyl Alcohol
Butyl Acetate Dioxin (2,3,7,8-TCDD) Isopropyl Acetate Simazine
Butyl Alcohol Diquat Isopropyl Alcohol Sodium Hypochlorite
Carbofuran Dyes Ketones Solvents
Chloral Endothall Lactic Acid Styrene
Chloramines Endrin MBAS Tartaric Acids
Chlorine Ethyl Acetate Mercury (organic complexes) Tetrachloroethylene (PCE)
Chlorite Ethyl Acrylate Methoxychlor Toluene
Chlorobenzene Ethyl Alcohol Methyl bromide Toluidine
Chloroform Ethyl Chloride Methyl chloride Trichloroethane (1,1,1-)
Chlorophenol Ethyl Ether MTBE (Methyl Tertiary-Butyl Ether) Trichloroethane (1,1,2-)
Chlorophyll Ethylamine Naphtha Trichloroethylene (TCE)
Citric Acid Ethylbenzene Nitrobenzene Trihalomethanes (THMs) - Total
Cresol Ethylene dibromide (EDB) Nitrotoluene Turpentine
Dalapon Formaldehyde Oxalic Acid Vinyl Chloride
Dibromochloropropane (DBCP) Gasoline Oxamyl (VYDATE) Xylenes (total)
Dichlorobenzene (ortho-) Glycols PCBs (Polychlorinated byphenlys)  
Dichlorobenzene (para-) Glyphosate Pentachlorophenol
*The information provided on this table is based on the National Primary Drinking Water Standards using WQA's Recommended Treatment Methods for the items listed. Additional contaminants that WQA and EPA recommend activated carbon for are not certified by WQA or state standards. Contaminates addressed by carbon may not be in your water.