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Vanadium

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

Vanadium is a metal used in steels and other alloys. People are commonly exposed to vanadium in water and food. Excessive exposure can be toxic during pregnancy and childhood.

 

143

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND90ND
20131.89 ppb6855ND - 3.79 ppb
20141.59 ppb2818ND - 4.18 ppb
2015ND130ND
20161.43 ppb166ND - 4.30 ppb
2017ND90ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 21 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 21 ppb for vanadium was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a benchmark for testing under the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule program. This health guideline protects against change in blood chemistry.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-181200-205-1200ND
2012-02-021200-133-1000ND
2012-02-141200-011-1020ND
2012-05-171200-011-0900ND
2012-05-221200-133-1045ND
2012-08-141200-011-1200ND
2012-08-141200-133-1030ND
2012-11-131200-011-1035ND
2012-11-131200-133-0840ND
2013-02-201200-133-1200ND
2013-03-201200-011-1050ND
2013-04-021200-205-0750ND
2013-04-09AW066642.98 ppb
2013-04-09AW066662.80 ppb
2013-04-10AW067301.43 ppb
2013-04-10AW066762.74 ppb
2013-04-10AW066722.67 ppb
2013-04-10AW066742.74 ppb
2013-04-10AW067341.58 ppb
2013-04-10AW067321.61 ppb
2013-04-10AW067361.55 ppb
2013-04-10AW066782.77 ppb
2013-04-11AW066682.78 ppb
2013-04-11AW067141.37 ppb
2013-04-11AW067222.48 ppb
2013-04-11AW067182.92 ppb
2013-04-11AW06726ND
2013-04-11AW066801.53 ppb
2013-04-11AW067242.55 ppb
2013-04-11AW067280.791 ppb
2013-04-11AW067202.90 ppb
2013-04-11AW066821.39 ppb
2013-04-11AW067161.28 ppb
2013-04-11AW066702.69 ppb
2013-05-071200-205-0800ND
2013-05-091200-011-1025ND
2013-05-091200-133-0825ND
2013-07-25AW144791.21 ppb
2013-07-25AW144912.28 ppb
2013-07-25AW144832.71 ppb
2013-07-25AW144871.36 ppb
2013-07-25AW144932.32 ppb
2013-07-25AW144852.57 ppb
2013-07-25AW144811.18 ppb
2013-07-25AW144891.46 ppb
2013-07-26AW145902.94 ppb
2013-07-26AW146042.82 ppb
2013-07-26AW145962.84 ppb
2013-07-26AW145942.94 ppb
2013-07-26AW146022.66 ppb
2013-07-26AW145982.97 ppb
2013-07-26AW145922.98 ppb
2013-07-26AW146002.98 ppb
2013-08-131200-011-1235ND
2013-08-131200-133-1040ND
2013-10-29AW215501.74 ppb
2013-10-29AW215582.27 ppb
2013-10-29AW21562ND
2013-10-29AW215601.98 ppb
2013-10-29AW21564ND
2013-10-29AW215543.79 ppb
2013-10-29AW215563.46 ppb
2013-10-29AW215521.57 ppb
2013-10-30AW215842.55 ppb
2013-10-30AW215881.87 ppb
2013-10-30AW215802.84 ppb
2013-10-30AW215762.87 ppb
2013-10-30AW215782.80 ppb
2013-10-30AW215822.83 ppb
2013-10-30AW215862.27 ppb
2013-10-30AW215741.83 ppb
2013-10-31AW215662.91 ppb
2013-10-31AW215682.86 ppb
2013-10-31AW215702.20 ppb
2013-10-31AW215722.40 ppb
2013-11-191200-011-1045ND
2013-11-191200-133-0800ND
2014-02-261200-011-1215ND
2014-02-261200-133-1215ND
2014-03-18AX055761.99 ppb
2014-03-18AX055721.95 ppb
2014-03-18AX055803.32 ppb
2014-03-18AX055783.26 ppb
2014-03-18AX055701.79 ppb
2014-03-18AX055741.79 ppb
2014-03-19AX056662.44 ppb
2014-03-19AX056704.06 ppb
2014-03-19AX056622.13 ppb
2014-03-19AX056642.01 ppb
2014-03-19AX056724.18 ppb
2014-03-19AX056682.52 ppb
2014-03-20AX057682.20 ppb
2014-03-20AX057762.17 ppb
2014-03-20AX057722.17 ppb
2014-03-20AX057782.14 ppb
2014-03-20AX057702.11 ppb
2014-03-20AX057742.18 ppb
2014-05-141200-011-1115ND
2014-05-141200-133-1105ND
2014-08-121200-011-1030ND
2014-08-201200-133-0900ND
2014-10-141200-133-0635ND
2014-11-121200-011-1240ND
2014-11-181200-133-0935ND
2014-12-021200-133-1145ND
2015-02-111200-133-0825ND
2015-02-191200-011-0845ND
2015-05-191200-011-0900ND
2015-05-191200-133-0620ND
2015-05-191200-133-1100ND
2015-06-021200-133-1045ND
2015-08-041200-011-1040ND
2015-08-041200-133-0645ND
2015-10-201200-133-0805ND
2015-10-201200-205-1155ND
2015-11-051200-011-1005ND
2015-11-051200-133-0755ND
2015-11-171200-133-0730ND
2016-02-091200-133-09303.60 ppb
2016-02-091200-133-11303.60 ppb
2016-02-241200-011-1215ND
2016-04-261200-133-0835ND
2016-05-101200-133-07404.30 ppb
2016-05-251200-011-11353.50 ppb
2016-05-251200-133-12103.70 ppb
2016-05-311200-133-10454.10 ppb
2016-06-081200-133-0850ND
2016-07-211200-205-1225ND
2016-07-261200-133-1125ND
2016-08-171200-011-1010ND
2016-08-231200-133-1005ND
2016-10-181200-133-0820ND
2016-11-211200-133-1115ND
2016-11-291200-011-0845ND
2017-02-211200-011-1140ND
2017-02-211200-133-1210ND
2017-05-091200-011-0940ND
2017-05-171200-133-0941ND
2017-07-121200-205-1000ND
2017-08-011200-133-0940ND
2017-08-211200-011-1010ND
2017-11-201200-011-1000ND
2017-11-201200-133-1040ND