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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Beverly Hills / Rolling Oaks Subdivision

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.

 

26

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012N/A00N/A
2013N/A00N/A
20141.04 ppb13130.840 ppb - 1.20 ppb
20151.05 ppb13130.570 ppb - 1.40 ppb
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

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 Result
2014-06-300.880 ppb
2014-06-301.000 ppb
2014-06-300.990 ppb
2014-06-301.10 ppb
2014-06-301.20 ppb
2014-06-301.000 ppb
2014-06-301.000 ppb
2014-06-300.940 ppb
2014-06-301.20 ppb
2014-06-300.840 ppb
2014-06-301.10 ppb
2014-06-301.10 ppb
2014-06-301.20 ppb
2015-01-141.10 ppb
2015-01-140.570 ppb
2015-01-140.970 ppb
2015-01-140.900 ppb
2015-01-141.20 ppb
2015-01-141.40 ppb
2015-01-141.20 ppb
2015-01-141.10 ppb
2015-01-141.20 ppb
2015-01-141.20 ppb
2015-01-141.30 ppb
2015-01-140.800 ppb
2015-01-140.760 ppb