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Alpha Chlordane in Delaware


Alpha chlordane is an isomer of the banned pesticide Chlordane, a termiticide historically applied for home, garden, roadside and agricultural uses.

The Most Polluted Communities in Delaware

1 water utilities reported detecting Alpha Chlordane in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average Alpha Chlordane level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Artesian Water Company
Newark, DE
201,0006 of 83< 0.01 ppb
(0 to 0.03 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Alpha Chlordane

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

Violation Summary for Alpha Chlordane in Delaware

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Delaware