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Isopropyl alcohol in Texas


Isopropyl alcohol is a synthetic chemical used as a solvent for industrial and consumer products, as an intermediate in chemical and pharmaceutical manufacturing and as a gasoline additive.

The Most Polluted Communities in Texas

4 water utilities reported detecting Isopropyl alcohol in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average Isopropyl alcohol level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1City of Ballinger
Ballinger, TX
6001 of 12.5 ppb
(2.5 ppb)
2EL Paso Water Utilities Public Service Board
El Paso, TX
40,3681 of 11.4 ppb
(1.4 ppb)
3North Texas Mwd
Wylie, TX
2001 of 11.2 ppb
(1.2 ppb)
4Hudson Wsc
Lufkin, TX
8,3521 of 11.2 ppb
(1.2 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Isopropyl alcohol

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

Violation Summary for Isopropyl alcohol in Texas

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Texas