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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Bartlett

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.

 

14

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
20130.157 ppb73ND - 0.400 ppb
20140.171 ppb74ND - 0.400 ppb
2015N/A00N/A
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
2013-09-1023373201ND
2013-09-1023373101ND
2013-09-1023373301ND
2013-09-10233729010.300 ppb
2013-09-10233728010.400 ppb
2013-12-10242428010.400 ppb
2013-12-1024242701ND
2014-03-1125045001ND
2014-03-11250451010.200 ppb
2014-03-1125045301ND
2014-03-11250452010.300 ppb
2014-06-10260401010.400 ppb
2014-06-10260402010.300 ppb
2014-12-1025045401ND