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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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m-Dichlorobenzene

Status: No national drinking water standard exists

 

m-Dichlorobenzene is an industrial chemical.

2015-2017:

FOUND

6

states detected

7

utilities detected

203,000

people served

Health concerns for m-dichlorobenzene

Harm to the central nervous system

States reporting m-dichlorobenzene in drinking water

UTILITIES WITH CONTAMINATION
State UtilitiesPeople Served
Indiana1112,400
New Jersey246,675
Connecticut137,267
Ohio16,400
Vermont1126
Missouri160
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Filtering technologies that reduce m-dichlorobenzene

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Activated Carbon

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Reverse Osmosis

Utilities with the highest amounts of m-dichlorobenzene, 2015-2017

ALL UTILITIES
LARGE UTILITIES
UtilityLocationTestsAverage levelPeople served
Coburn Mobile Home ParkMontpelier, VT3 of 30.767 ppb126
Peace of Mind EstatesSpringfield, MO1 of 10.510 ppb60
Cedar Springs Mobile Home Park Well #Shamong, NJ4 of 90.0356 ppb90
Wallingford Water DepartmentWallingford, CT1 of 170.0294 ppb37,267
Milford City Public Water SystemMilford, OH1 of 190.0263 ppb6,400
South Bend Water WorksSouth Bend, IN1 of 590.0119 ppb112,400
United Water CamdenCamden, NJ1 of 210.00429 ppb46,585
UtilityLocationTestsAverage levelPeople served
Wallingford Water DepartmentWallingford, CT1 of 170.0294 ppb37,267
South Bend Water WorksSouth Bend, IN1 of 590.0119 ppb112,400
United Water CamdenCamden, NJ1 of 210.00429 ppb46,585