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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

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2-Methoxyethanol

Deerfield

NOTE: Deerfield purchases water from Highland Park which is required to test for 2-methoxyethanol. Sample information shown below was taken by Highland Park.

2-methoxyethanol is a petrochemical used as a solvent in industrial applications, as well as consumer products like paints and varnishes. Exposure to 2-methoxyethanol can cause reproductive harm and damage to the nervous system, liver and kidneys.

 

4

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2013N/A00N/A
2014N/A00N/A
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A
2018N/A00N/A
2019ND40ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Deerfield purchases water from Highland Park which is required to test for 2-methoxyethanol. Sample information shown below was taken by Highland Park.

Date Lab ID Result
2019-10-0847003001ND
2020-01-2147836601ND
2020-04-2249218001ND
2020-07-1450640801ND