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1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene in Virginia


1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene is a solvent and an intermediate for chemical manufacturing that was used historically as an insecticide for termite control.

The Most Polluted Communities in Virginia

5 water utilities reported detecting 1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average 1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Monroe Bay Trailer Park
Colonial Beach, VA
851 of 20.3 ppb
(0 to 0.6 ppb)
2Kings Village - Jcsa
Williamsburg, VA
1211 of 80.13 ppb
(0 to 1 ppb)
3Knoll Woods/Ivy Acres
Moneta, VA
2501 of 70.11 ppb
(0 to 0.8 ppb)
4Rolling Acres Subdivision
Accomac, VA
1701 of 60.1 ppb
(0 to 0.6 ppb)
5Marshall Waterworks
Marshall, VA
2,1341 of 110.06 ppb
(0 to 0.7 ppb)

Health Based Limits for 1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene

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

Violation Summary for 1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene in Virginia

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Virginia