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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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2,4,5-T

Las Virgenes Municipal 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.

 

5

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
2013ND10ND
2014ND20ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017ND20ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-08-159588-004-1205ND
2014-02-199588-004-1100ND
2014-05-139588-004-1140ND
2017-02-229588-004-0932ND
2017-05-169588-004-1130ND