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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dalapon

Marco Island Utilities

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

 

11

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013N/A00N/A
2014ND40ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017ND60ND

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
2012-03-06ND
2014-03-18ND
2014-03-24ND
2014-12-02ND
2014-12-02ND
2017-04-04ND
2017-04-25ND
2017-08-07ND
2017-08-09ND
2017-12-20ND
2017-12-20ND