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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

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Indeno[1,2,3-cd]pyrene

Paragould Light Water & Cable

Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, released from combustion of fossil fuels and waste incinerators. PAHs increase the risk of cancer; damage the immune, nervous and reproductive systems; and can harm developing fetuses.

 

8

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2014ND10ND
2015ND30ND
2016ND10ND
2017N/A00N/A
2018ND20ND
2019ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2014-02-2414057000801ND
2015-03-1615078000201ND
2015-05-2715148000207ND
2015-09-0815252003901ND
2016-02-1616049006401ND
2018-01-0918012000607ND
2018-04-0918101010207ND
2019-02-2019052008201ND