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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,1-Dichloroethane

Golden State Water Company (GSWC) - Culver City

NOTE: Golden State Water Company (GSWC) - Culver City purchases water from Metropolitan Water District of So. Cal. which is required to test for 1,1-dichloroethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Metropolitan Water District of So. Cal..

1,1-Dichloroethane is used in industrial chemical synthesis; in plastics, paint, varnish and finish removers; and as a pesticide. It can cause cancer.

 

30

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND50ND
2013ND50ND
2014ND50ND
2015ND40ND
2016ND50ND
2017ND50ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 3 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 3 ppb for 1,1-dichloroethane was defined by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Golden State Water Company (GSWC) - Culver City purchases water from Metropolitan Water District of So. Cal. which is required to test for 1,1-dichloroethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Metropolitan Water District of So. Cal..

Date Lab ID Result
2012-04-034412-026-0945ND
2012-04-034412-020-1025ND
2012-04-034412-013-1040ND
2012-04-034412-005-0825ND
2012-04-034412-003-1025ND
2013-07-024412-026-1030ND
2013-07-024412-020-1055ND
2013-07-024412-013-0925ND
2013-07-024412-005-0950ND
2013-07-024412-003-1012ND
2014-10-074412-026-1000ND
2014-10-074412-020-1120ND
2014-10-074412-013-1020ND
2014-10-074412-005-0840ND
2014-10-074412-003-0819ND
2015-01-064412-026-0820ND
2015-01-064412-020-1055ND
2015-01-064412-013-1015ND
2015-01-064412-005-0845ND
2015-01-064412-003-0810ND
2016-04-044412-026-0920ND
2016-04-044412-020-1030ND
2016-04-044412-013-1020ND
2016-04-044412-005-0730ND
2016-04-044412-003-1015ND
2017-07-314412-013-0900ND
2017-07-314412-005-0905ND
2017-07-314412-003-1000ND
2017-08-014412-026-1110ND
2017-08-024412-020-0835ND