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National Drinking Water Database

3-Hydroxycarbofuran in Missouri

3-Hydroxycarbofuran is a metabolite of the insecticide carbofuran, a fumigant used on rice and alfalfa.

The Most Polluted Communities in Missouri

2 water utilities reported detecting 3-Hydroxycarbofuran in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average 3-Hydroxycarbofuran level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
1Chapel Hill Subd
Stockton, MO
271 of 2< 0.01 ppb
(< .01 to 0.001 ppb)
2Garden City
Garden City, MO
1,3641 of 5< 0.01 ppb
(< .01 to 0.0022 ppb)

Health Based Limits for 3-Hydroxycarbofuran

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

Violation Summary for 3-Hydroxycarbofuran in Missouri

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Missouri