Recommended Maximum Contaminant Level RMCL

Meaning, Term, and Glossary Definition - What is Recommended Maximum Contaminant Level RMCL?

The maximum level of a contaminant in drinking water at which no known or anticipated adverse effect on human health would occur, and that includes an adequate margin of safety. Recommended levels are nonenforceable health goals.

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