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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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2,4,5-T

La Habra Heights County Water District

2,4,5-Trichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4,5-T) is a herbicide banned in the U.S. since 1985. It was formerly used on residential and commercial lawns, and occasionally on food crops. 2,4,5-T contained the impurity dioxin, which is highly toxic to people and wildlife.

 

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
2014N/A00N/A
2015ND60ND
2016ND20ND
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2015-04-109588-009-0909ND
2015-04-109588-010-0920ND
2015-07-289588-009-0935ND
2015-07-289588-010-1057ND
2015-09-169588-006-1010ND
2015-12-169588-006-0955ND
2016-03-219588-005-0920ND
2016-06-039588-005-1005ND