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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dalapon

Palm Lakes Estates South

The herbicide dalapon has not been used in the U.S. since 1999. In animal studies, exposure to dalapon harms the kidneys.

 

0

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.380 ppb330.320 ppb - 0.420 ppb
20130.187 ppb31ND - 0.560 ppb
2014ND10ND
2015ND30ND
20161.04 ppb440.890 ppb - 1.20 ppb
20170.683 ppb61ND - 4.10 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 200 ppb

The legal limit for dalapon, established in 1992, was based on a toxicity study in laboratory animals published in 1960.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Result