Ethyl Glucuronide (EtG) is a direct metabolite of ethanol, which is formed by enzymatic conjugation of ethanol with glucuronic acid. Alcohol in urine is normally detected for only a few hours, whereas EtG can be detected up to several days even after complete elimination of alcohol from the body.
“For Forensic Use Only” does not apply to any workplace testing or other non-law enforcement testing, regardless of whether or not that testing is conducted under federal agency (e.g. Department of Transportation) authority.
Test Results: 5 to 10 minutes