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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,1-Dichloroethane

Sunny Slope Water Company

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

 

32

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND50ND
2013ND60ND
2014ND60ND
2015ND50ND
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

Date Lab ID Result
2012-03-149588-004-1000ND
2012-06-199588-012-0900ND
2012-09-129588-003-0930ND
2012-09-129588-017-0950ND
2012-11-299588-006-0945ND
2013-03-199588-004-0940ND
2013-06-269588-012-0855ND
2013-08-203H20067-01AND
2013-09-039588-017-1007ND
2013-09-039588-003-0955ND
2013-12-179588-006-0900ND
2014-02-244B24022-01AND
2014-03-039588-004-0930ND
2014-04-114D11016-01AND
2014-06-039588-012-0940ND
2014-09-169588-003-0925ND
2014-12-019588-006-0910ND
2015-03-199588-004-0910ND
2015-06-099588-012-1025ND
2015-06-099588-017-1010ND
2015-09-029588-003-0935ND
2015-12-099588-006-0910ND
2016-03-109588-004-0915ND
2016-06-089588-012-1005ND
2016-06-089588-017-1030ND
2016-09-129588-003-0930ND
2016-12-029588-006-1040ND
2017-03-069588-004-1040ND
2017-06-309588-017-1335ND
2017-06-309588-012-1310ND
2017-09-219588-003-0930ND
2017-12-289588-006-0835ND