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Gamma Chlordane in Delaware


Gamma chlordane is an isomer of the highly toxic organochlorine insecticide chlordane banned by EPA; it is bioaccumulative and pollutes the bodies of adults and newborn babies.

The Most Polluted Communities in Delaware

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

Ranked by highest average Gamma Chlordane level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Artesian Water Company
Newark, DE
201,0007 of 68< 0.01 ppb
(0 to 0.04 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Gamma Chlordane

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

Violation Summary for Gamma Chlordane in Delaware

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Delaware