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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

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Benzo[b]fluoranthene

Sardis Water Association

Benzo[b]fluoranthene 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.

 

10

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2014ND10ND
2015ND40ND
2016N/A00N/A
2017ND10ND
2018ND40ND
2019N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2014-11-1714324005801ND
2015-07-2215204005207ND
2015-07-2215204005307ND
2015-11-1615320000607ND
2015-11-1615320000707ND
2017-11-0817313014901ND
2018-08-0718220003707ND
2018-08-0718220003807ND
2018-10-3018304002507ND
2018-10-3018304002407ND