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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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trans-1,3-Dichloropropene

Status: No national drinking water standard exists

 

1,3-Dichloropropene is a volatile cancer-causing chemical primarily used as a nematocide to fumigate agricultural soils. It exists in two different forms: cis-1,3-dichloropropene and trans-1,3-dichloropropene.

2015-2017:

FOUND

1

states detected

1

utilities detected

35,000

people served

States reporting trans-1,3-dichloropropene in drinking water

UTILITIES WITH CONTAMINATION
State UtilitiesPeople Served
New York135,000
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Utilities with the highest amounts of trans-1,3-dichloropropene, 2015-2017

ALL UTILITIES
LARGE UTILITIES
UtilityLocationTestsAverage levelPeople served
Plainview WDPlainview, NY1 of 5630.00178 ppb35,000
UtilityLocationTestsAverage levelPeople served
Plainview WDPlainview, NY1 of 5630.00178 ppb35,000