JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii – The U.S. Navy released initial system flushing data validated by the Interagency Drinking Water System Team (IDWST) for Shipyard and Hospital Point (Zone C3) today.
A summary of the lab results can be found here, and the complete lab results can be found here.
Samples met U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Hawaii Department of Health (DOH) criteria for Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons (TPH) and safe drinking water standards. Based on these test results, flushing teams will conduct residential and non-residential flushing after residents are notified. The residential and non-residential building flushing data will be made available once it has been validated and reviewed by the IDWST.
The following information is provided to help interpret the data:
Please continue to follow the Hawaii DOH’s Nov. 29, 2021, Public Health Advisory for JPBHH.
For more information on water recovery efforts, please see: https://www.cpf.navy.mil/JBPHH-Water-Updates/.