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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Acenaphthene

Carroll-Boone Water District

Acenaphthene 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.

 

9

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND40ND
2014ND10ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND20ND
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-04-1812111002001ND
2013-01-1713018006007ND
2013-04-0913102000907ND
2013-07-0913192012001ND
2013-10-2213297002201ND
2014-02-2614059001601ND
2015-03-2415085003401ND
2016-02-0316036006407ND
2016-06-0716160000601ND