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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,1-Dichloroethane

City of Lathrop

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

 

18

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND20ND
2013ND90ND
2014ND20ND
2015ND20ND
2016ND20ND
2017ND10ND

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
2012-04-025867-006-1332ND
2012-04-025867-007-1317ND
2013-04-015867-008-0943ND
2013-04-105867-016-0922ND
2013-04-17A3C1742-04AND
2013-04-17A3C1742-07AND
2013-04-17A3C1742-01AND
2013-07-30A3F1565-01AND
2013-10-15A3I1433-04AND
2013-10-15A3I1434-01AND
2013-10-15A3I1433-01AND
2014-01-21A3L1662-01AND
2014-04-011610-005-0905ND
2015-04-071610-007-0854ND
2015-04-071610-006-0832ND
2016-04-059590-008-0908ND
2016-04-199590-016-0808ND
2017-04-039590-005-1012ND