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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Bartow County

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
2014N/A00N/A
20150.173 ppb2611ND - 0.600 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 Lab ID Result
2015-02-0231800420.400 ppb
2015-02-0231800600.300 ppb
2015-02-023180073ND
2015-02-023180082ND
2015-02-023180000ND
2015-02-023180033ND
2015-02-023180051ND
2015-05-1132398890.300 ppb
2015-05-113239846ND
2015-05-1132399420.300 ppb
2015-05-113239965ND
2015-05-1132399780.500 ppb
2015-05-113239778ND
2015-08-0432926460.500 ppb
2015-08-0432927630.600 ppb
2015-08-043292801ND
2015-08-043292701ND
2015-08-043292783ND
2015-08-0432926850.400 ppb
2015-08-113298475ND
2015-11-033351621ND
2015-11-033351699ND
2015-11-0333516430.300 ppb
2015-11-033351531ND
2015-11-0333515570.400 ppb
2015-11-0333515860.500 ppb