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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Oxamyl (Vydate)

City of San Diego

Oxamyl is a neurotoxic insecticide used on cotton, fruit and vegetable crops. It may harm fetal development.

 

56

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND90ND
2013ND90ND
2014ND110ND
2015ND90ND
2016ND120ND
2017ND60ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 26 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 26 ppb for oxamyl 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 harm to the central nervous system.

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 200 ppb

The legal limit for oxamyl, established in 1992, was based on a toxicity study in laboratory animals conducted in the 1980s.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-02-019437-001-0000ND
2012-02-019437-010-0000ND
2012-02-019437-006-0000ND
2012-05-029437-001-0000ND
2012-05-029437-010-0000ND
2012-05-029437-006-0000ND
2012-08-019437-001-0000ND
2012-08-019437-010-0000ND
2012-08-019437-006-0000ND
2013-02-069437-001-0000ND
2013-02-069437-010-0000ND
2013-02-069437-006-0000ND
2013-05-019437-006-0000ND
2013-05-019437-001-0000ND
2013-05-019437-010-0000ND
2013-08-139437-006-0000ND
2013-08-139437-001-0000ND
2013-08-139437-010-0000ND
2014-02-059437-006-0000ND
2014-02-059437-001-0000ND
2014-02-059437-010-0000ND
2014-05-079437-006-0000ND
2014-05-079437-001-0000ND
2014-05-079437-010-0000ND
2014-08-069437-006-0000ND
2014-08-069437-001-0000ND
2014-08-069437-010-0000ND
2014-11-059437-010-0000ND
2014-11-059437-001-0000ND
2015-05-069437-001-0000ND
2015-05-069437-010-0000ND
2015-05-069437-006-0000ND
2015-08-109437-001-0000ND
2015-08-109437-010-0000ND
2015-08-109437-006-0000ND
2015-11-189437-001-0000ND
2015-11-189437-010-0000ND
2015-11-189437-006-0000ND
2016-02-089437-001-0000ND
2016-02-089437-010-0000ND
2016-02-089437-006-0000ND
2016-05-049437-006-0000ND
2016-05-049437-001-0000ND
2016-05-049437-010-0000ND
2016-08-049437-006-0000ND
2016-08-049437-001-0000ND
2016-08-049437-010-0000ND
2016-11-029437-006-0000ND
2016-11-029437-001-0000ND
2016-11-029437-010-0000ND
2017-02-019437-006-0000ND
2017-02-019437-001-0000ND
2017-02-019437-010-0000ND
2017-05-039437-010-0000ND
2017-05-039437-001-0000ND
2017-05-039437-006-0000ND