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Aldrin

Status: No national drinking water standard exists

 

Aldrin is a pesticide that was banned in the 1970s due to its toxicity to people and wildlife, and its tendency to persist and accumulate in the environment.

2015:

FOUND

1

states detected

1

utilities detected

96

people served

Health concerns for aldrin

Cancer

Harm to the central nervous system

Harm to reproduction and child development

Hormone disruption

Harm to the immune system

States reporting aldrin in drinking water

UTILITIES WITH CONTAMINATION
State UtilitiesPeople Served
Massachusetts196
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LESS

Utilities with the highest amounts of aldrin, 2015

ALL UTILITIES
LARGE UTILITIES
UtilityLocationTestsAverage levelPeople served
Curtis Hill CondominiumTyngsborough, MA1 of 20.00550 ppb96
UtilityLocationTestsAverage levelPeople served