National Drinking Water Database
Whorton Mobile Home Park Utilities - Lubbock, TX
Serves 45 people
DiethylphthalateDiethylphthalate is an industrial solvent used in many consumer products, particularly those containing fragrances; it may be present in perfume, cologne, deodorant, soap, shampoo, hand lotion, and other personal care products.
Testing History-Tested      -Detected      -Over Health Guidelines      -Over Legal Limit*
|DiethylphthalateDiethylphthalate is an industrial solvent used in many consumer products, particularly those containing fragrances; it may be present in perfume, cologne, deodorant, soap, shampoo, hand lotion, and other personal care products.||0 ppb|
|Legal at any levelThis is the Federal Limit. State Limits may be lower.|
|NOTE: Each dot in the above graph represents one month.|
* Water utilities are noted as exceeding the legal limit if any test is above the maximum contaminant level (MCL). Most MCLs are based on annual averages so exceeding the MCL for one test does not necessarily indicate that the system is out of compliance.
Health Based and Legal Limits for Diethylphthalate
Health Based Limits for Diethylphthalate
|EPA Human Health Water Quality Criteria||1700 ppb|
|Health-Based Screening Level||6000 ppb|
|Drinking Water Equivalent Level||30000 ppb|
|Samples taken that day||Number of Non-Detects||Range of Results|
|2004-01-28||0 ppb||2||2||0 ppb|