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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Naphthalene

Fenner Canyon Youth Conservation Camp

Naphthalene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, released from combustion of fossil fuels and waste incinerators, and also used as a moth repellent. PAHs increase the risk of cancer; damage the immune, nervous and reproductive systems; and can harm developing fetuses.

 

4

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

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-05-014790-001-0947ND
2013-09-044790-001-0930ND
2014-03-054790-001-0930ND
2015-03-254790-001-0845ND