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p-Isopropyltoluene in North Carolina


p-Isopropyltoluene is a widely used industrial chemical used in the manufacture of paint, furniture and other consumer goods.

The Most Polluted Communities in North Carolina

2 water utilities reported detecting p-Isopropyltoluene in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average p-Isopropyltoluene level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Red Mountain S/D
Rougemont, NC
1681 of 10.43 ppb
(0.43 ppb)
2Woodbridge S/D
Mt Airy, NC
2722 of 110.16 ppb
(0 to 1.3 ppb)

Health Based Limits for p-Isopropyltoluene

There are no health based standards that EWG is using for this chemical

Violation Summary for p-Isopropyltoluene in North Carolina

Data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency includes the following violations of federal standards in North Carolina since 2004

Violation TypeNumber of Violations
Failure to monitor regularly65