Ethyl Glucuronide (ETG)

Available Cut Off(s):

  • Urine: Urine: 500 µg/ml

Pharmaceutical Name: Metabolite of ethanol. An intoxicating ingredient found in beer, wine and liquor. It is produced by the fermentation of yeast, sugars, and starches.

Street Names: Booze, etc.

Signs of Use: Injuries and risky behavior, including drunk driving and inappropriate sexual behavior; impaired judgement, coordination, and reflexes; slurred speech, memory problems.

Detection Window

  • Urine – Up to 80 hours
  • Oral Fluid – Unknown