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What Are VOCs? How Do They Get In My Drinking Water?

VOCs in drinking water

What are VOCs? Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are organic chemicals that have a high vapor pressure at ordinary room temperature. In other words, VOCs have a very low boiling point. Oftentimes, below the freezing point of water. Where do VOCs come from? Some VOCs are naturally occurring, like those released from plants. The smell of […]