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Vanadium

Dalton Utilities

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.

 

24

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011N/A00N/A
2012N/A00N/A
2013N/A00N/A
2014N/A00N/A
20150.177 ppb2412ND - 0.620 ppb

ppb = parts per billion.

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

Health Guideline 21 ppb

The 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
2015-03-0435178480001AMND
2015-03-0435178480003AMND
2015-03-0935178704001AMND
2015-03-3135181774001AMND
2015-03-3135181774003AM0.350 ppb
2015-03-3135181774005AM0.280 ppb
2015-06-0935192388009AM0.300 ppb
2015-06-0935192388007AMND
2015-06-0935192388011AM0.250 ppb
2015-06-0935192388003AMND
2015-06-0935192388001AM0.290 ppb
2015-06-0935192388005AMND
2015-09-0935206664001AMND
2015-09-0935206665001AM0.290 ppb
2015-09-0935206664003AM0.620 ppb
2015-09-0935206663003AM0.520 ppb
2015-09-0935206665003AMND
2015-09-0935206663001AM0.270 ppb
2015-12-0835220221006AM0.310 ppb
2015-12-0835220221008AMND
2015-12-0835220221012AMND
2015-12-0835220221010AM0.320 ppb
2015-12-0835220221001AM0.450 ppb
2015-12-0835220221003AMND