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Aldicarb

Forrest City Waterworks

Aldicarb is a neurotoxic insecticide.

 

12

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010ND40ND
2011ND20ND
2012N/A00N/A
2013ND40ND
2014ND20ND
2015N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion.

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

Health Guideline 7 ppb

The health guideline of 7 ppb for aldicarb was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a lifetime health-based limit for effects other than cancer. This health guideline protects against harm to the nervous system.

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2010-07-2810210006201ND
2010-07-2810210006101ND
2010-11-1610321000901ND
2010-11-1610321000801ND
2011-05-2511146008001ND
2011-08-0311216000101ND
2013-08-2713241000301ND
2013-08-2713241000201ND
2013-11-0513310000801ND
2013-11-0513310000901ND
2014-04-2314114013801ND
2014-08-2714240000601ND