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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dicamba

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power

Dicamba is a herbicide sold for agricultural and residential uses. Dicamba-resistant GMO corn and soybeans are currently being marketed, indicating that dicamba spraying will increase across the U.S. Dicamba harms the brain and nervous system, and may also harm reproduction and child development.

 

8

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

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

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2014-05-081200-011-0930ND
2014-05-081200-133-0815ND
2014-08-071200-011-1120ND
2014-08-201200-133-0900ND
2017-02-271200-011-1030ND
2017-03-091200-133-1205ND
2017-05-091200-011-0940ND
2017-05-171200-133-0941ND