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1,3-Dichloropropane in New York

1,3-Dichloropropane is an industrial solvent and an intermediate for manufacture of other chemicals.

The Most Polluted Communities in New York

4 water utilities reported detecting 1,3-Dichloropropane in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average 1,3-Dichloropropane level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
1Wild Oaks Water Company
Rockport, NY
8051 of 355.67 ppb
(0 to 167 ppb)
2Bedford Hills/Taconic Corr. Facilities
Bedford Hills, NY
1,1001 of 10.5 ppb
(0.5 ppb)
3Mcwa, Genesee West
Rochester, NY
8002 of 30.12 ppb
(0 to 0.24 ppb)
4Hicksville Wd
Hicksville, NY
47,8101 of 187< 0.01 ppb
(0 to 0.2 ppb)

Health Based Limits for 1,3-Dichloropropane

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

Violation Summary for 1,3-Dichloropropane in New York

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

Violation TypeNumber of Violations
Failure to monitor regularly174