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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Washington Aqueduct Division

Vanadium is a metal used in steels and other alloys. People are commonly exposed to vanadium in water and food. Excessive exposure can be toxic during pregnancy and childhood.

 

141

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.504 ppb2414ND - 1.40 ppb
20130.346 ppb2411ND - 1.10 ppb
20140.225 ppb249ND - 1.000 ppb
20150.0591 ppb222ND - 0.700 ppb
2016ND240ND
2017ND230ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 21 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 21 ppb for vanadium was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a benchmark for testing under the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule program. This health guideline protects against change in blood chemistry.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-01DalecarliaND
2012-01-01McMillanND
2012-02-01DalecarliaND
2012-02-01McMillanND
2012-03-01Dalecarlia0.600 ppb
2012-03-01McMillanND
2012-04-01Dalecarlia0.500 ppb
2012-04-01McMillan0.500 ppb
2012-05-01Dalecarlia0.700 ppb
2012-05-01McMillanND
2012-06-01Dalecarlia0.900 ppb
2012-06-01McMillan0.500 ppb
2012-07-01Dalecarlia1.20 ppb
2012-07-01McMillan0.900 ppb
2012-08-01Dalecarlia1.40 ppb
2012-08-01McMillan1.10 ppb
2012-09-01Dalecarlia1.20 ppb
2012-09-01McMillan0.900 ppb
2012-10-01Dalecarlia0.900 ppb
2012-10-01McMillan0.800 ppb
2012-11-01DalecarliaND
2012-11-01McMillanND
2012-12-01DalecarliaND
2012-12-01McMillanND
2013-01-01DalecarliaND
2013-01-01McMillanND
2013-02-01DalecarliaND
2013-02-01McMillanND
2013-03-01DalecarliaND
2013-03-01McMillanND
2013-04-01DalecarliaND
2013-04-01McMillanND
2013-05-01DalecarliaND
2013-05-01McMillanND
2013-06-01Dalecarlia0.700 ppb
2013-06-01McMillanND
2013-07-01Dalecarlia1.10 ppb
2013-07-01McMillan0.700 ppb
2013-08-01Dalecarlia1.000 ppb
2013-08-01McMillan0.800 ppb
2013-09-01Dalecarlia0.800 ppb
2013-09-01McMillan0.700 ppb
2013-10-01Dalecarlia0.700 ppb
2013-10-01McMillan0.600 ppb
2013-11-01Dalecarlia0.600 ppb
2013-11-01McMillan0.600 ppb
2013-12-01DalecarliaND
2013-12-01McMillanND
2014-01-01DalecarliaND
2014-01-01McMillanND
2014-02-01DalecarliaND
2014-02-01McMillanND
2014-03-01DalecarliaND
2014-03-01McMillanND
2014-04-01Dalecarlia0.300 ppb
2014-04-01McMillan0.200 ppb
2014-05-01DalecarliaND
2014-05-01McMillanND
2014-06-01DalecarliaND
2014-06-01McMillanND
2014-07-01Dalecarlia0.800 ppb
2014-07-01McMillan0.500 ppb
2014-08-01Dalecarlia0.800 ppb
2014-08-01McMillanND
2014-09-01Dalecarlia1.000 ppb
2014-09-01McMillan0.800 ppb
2014-10-01Dalecarlia0.700 ppb
2014-10-01McMillan0.300 ppb
2014-11-01DalecarliaND
2014-11-01McMillanND
2014-12-01DalecarliaND
2014-12-01McMillanND
2015-01-01DalecarliaND
2015-01-01McMillanND
2015-02-01DalecarliaND
2015-02-01McMillanND
2015-03-01DalecarliaND
2015-03-01McMillanND
2015-04-01DalecarliaND
2015-04-01McMillanND
2015-05-01DalecarliaND
2015-05-01McMillanND
2015-07-01Dalecarlia0.700 ppb
2015-07-01McMillan0.600 ppb
2015-08-01DalecarliaND
2015-08-01McMillanND
2015-09-01DalecarliaND
2015-09-01McMillanND
2015-10-01DalecarliaND
2015-10-01McMillanND
2015-11-01DalecarliaND
2015-11-01McMillanND
2015-12-01DalecarliaND
2015-12-01McMillanND
2016-01-01DalecarliaND
2016-01-01McMillanND
2016-02-01DalecarliaND
2016-02-01McMillanND
2016-03-01DalecarliaND
2016-03-01McMillanND
2016-04-01DalecarliaND
2016-04-01McMillanND
2016-05-01DalecarliaND
2016-05-01McMillanND
2016-06-01DalecarliaND
2016-06-01McMillanND
2016-07-01DalecarliaND
2016-07-01McMillanND
2016-08-01DalecarliaND
2016-08-01McMillanND
2016-09-01DalecarliaND
2016-09-01McMillanND
2016-10-01DalecarliaND
2016-10-01McMillanND
2016-11-01DalecarliaND
2016-11-01McMillanND
2016-12-01DalecarliaND
2016-12-01McMillanND
2017-01-01DalecarliaND
2017-01-01McMillanND
2017-02-01DalecarliaND
2017-02-01McMillanND
2017-03-01DalecarliaND
2017-03-01McMillanND
2017-04-01DalecarliaND
2017-04-01McMillanND
2017-05-01DalecarliaND
2017-05-01McMillanND
2017-06-01DalecarliaND
2017-06-01McMillanND
2017-07-01DalecarliaND
2017-07-01McMillanND
2017-08-01DalecarliaND
2017-08-01McMillanND
2017-09-01DalecarliaND
2017-09-01McMillanND
2017-10-01DalecarliaND
2017-10-01McMillanND
2017-11-01DalecarliaND
2017-11-01McMillanND
2017-12-01DalecarliaND