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Vanadium

Hot Springs Village Waterworks

Vanadium is a metal used in steels and other alloys. People are commonly exposed to vanadium in water and food. Excessive exposure can be toxic during pregnancy and childhood.

 

8

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011N/A00N/A
2012N/A00N/A
2013N/A00N/A
2014ND40ND
20150.0525 ppb41ND - 0.210 ppb

ppb = parts per billion.

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

Health Guideline 21 ppb

The health guideline of 21 ppb for vanadium was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a benchmark for testing under the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule program. This health guideline protects against change in blood chemistry.

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2014-09-10Y142540026ND
2014-09-10Y142540025ND
2014-12-10Y143440023ND
2014-12-10Y143440022ND
2015-03-11Y150710035ND
2015-03-11Y150710036ND
2015-06-10Y1516200130.210 ppb
2015-06-10Y151620012ND