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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.

 

11

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010ND20ND
2011ND10ND
2012ND30ND
2013ND10ND
2014ND10ND
2015ND30ND

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2010-01-0410008000801ND
2010-01-2010021011401ND
2011-01-0411006002501ND
2012-01-0412006009107ND
2012-01-0412006009109ND
2012-04-0312096004407ND
2013-01-1413017002501ND
2014-03-1914079003401ND
2015-01-0615008002909ND
2015-01-0615008002907ND
2015-04-0115092000907ND