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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Naphthalene

Hot Springs Village Waterworks

Naphthalene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, released from combustion of fossil fuels and waste incinerators, and also used as a moth repellent. PAHs increase the risk of cancer; damage the immune, nervous and reproductive systems; and can harm developing fetuses.

 

10

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND30ND
2013ND10ND
2014ND10ND
2015ND30ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-0412006009107ND
2012-01-0412006009109ND
2012-04-0312096004407ND
2013-01-1413017002501ND
2014-03-1914079003401ND
2015-01-0615008002907ND
2015-01-0615008002909ND
2015-04-0115092000907ND
2016-01-0416008007501ND
2017-01-0417005011401ND