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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,2,3-Trichloropropane

Municipality of Anchorage

1,2,3-Trichloropropane is a potent carcinogen that contaminates drinking water in agricultural regions where it was historically used as soil fumigant. Click here to read more about carcinogenic VOCs.

 

28

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012N/A00N/A
2013N/A00N/A
2014N/A00N/A
2015ND280ND
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.0007 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.0007 ppb for 1,2,3-trichloropropane was defined by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2015-03-023198272ND
2015-03-023198260ND
2015-03-023198302ND
2015-03-023198290ND
2015-03-033199571ND
2015-03-033199503ND
2015-03-033199492ND
2015-03-033199514ND
2015-03-033199540ND
2015-03-033199582ND
2015-03-133206996ND
2015-03-133206978ND
2015-06-123262424ND
2015-06-243269671ND
2015-09-163324910ND
2015-09-163324826ND
2015-09-163324861ND
2015-09-163324806ND
2015-09-163324842ND
2015-09-163324895ND
2015-09-233329738ND
2015-09-233329786ND
2015-09-233329762ND
2015-10-303351045ND
2015-10-303351056ND
2015-10-303351074ND
2015-12-153375818ND
2015-12-153375769ND