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o-Dichlorobenzene

Baton Rouge Water Company

o-Dichlorobenzene is used as a chemical intermediate for making agricultural herbicides. It is toxic to the liver, kidneys and the nervous system, and causes cancer in animal studies.

 

338

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND80ND
2013ND580ND
2014ND680ND
2015ND400ND
2016ND880ND
2017ND760ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 600 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 600 ppb for o-dichlorobenzene was defined by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk. This health guideline protects against harm to internal organs.

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 600 ppb

The legal limit for o-dichlorobenzene, established in 1991, was based on a toxicity study in laboratory animals conducted in the 1970s.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-07-09AD67317ND
2012-07-09AD67318ND
2012-07-09AD67317ND
2012-07-09AD67318ND
2012-10-22AD72430ND
2012-10-22AD72430ND
2012-11-19AD73354ND
2012-11-19AD73354ND
2013-01-14AD74723ND
2013-01-14AD74724ND
2013-01-14AD74725ND
2013-01-14AD74723ND
2013-01-14AD74724ND
2013-01-14AD74725ND
2013-01-28AD75025ND
2013-01-28AD75026ND
2013-01-28AD75027ND
2013-01-28AD75028ND
2013-01-28AD75029ND
2013-01-28AD75025ND
2013-01-28AD75026ND
2013-01-28AD75027ND
2013-01-28AD75028ND
2013-01-28AD75029ND
2013-02-04AD75283ND
2013-02-04AD75284ND
2013-02-04AD75285ND
2013-02-04AD75286ND
2013-02-04AD75287ND
2013-02-04AD75283ND
2013-02-04AD75284ND
2013-02-04AD75285ND
2013-02-04AD75286ND
2013-02-04AD75287ND
2013-03-11AD75943ND
2013-03-11AD75944ND
2013-03-11AD75945ND
2013-03-11AD75946ND
2013-03-11AD75947ND
2013-03-11AD75943ND
2013-03-11AD75944ND
2013-03-11AD75945ND
2013-03-11AD75946ND
2013-03-11AD75947ND
2013-04-01AD76514ND
2013-04-01AD76515ND
2013-04-01AD76516ND
2013-04-01AD76514ND
2013-04-01AD76515ND
2013-04-01AD76516ND
2013-04-08AD76715ND
2013-04-08AD76715ND
2013-04-15AD76936ND
2013-04-15AD76937ND
2013-04-15AD76938ND
2013-04-15AD76939ND
2013-04-15AD76940ND
2013-04-15AD76936ND
2013-04-15AD76937ND
2013-04-15AD76938ND
2013-04-15AD76939ND
2013-04-15AD76940ND
2013-04-29AD77252ND
2013-04-29AD77252ND
2013-09-09AD83644ND
2013-09-09AD83644ND
2014-01-13AD88277ND
2014-01-13AD88278ND
2014-01-13AD88279ND
2014-01-13AD88280ND
2014-01-13AD88281ND
2014-01-13AD88277ND
2014-01-13AD88278ND
2014-01-13AD88279ND
2014-01-13AD88280ND
2014-01-13AD88281ND
2014-05-05AD91129ND
2014-05-05AD91130ND
2014-05-05AD91131ND
2014-05-05AD91132ND
2014-05-05AD91133ND
2014-05-05AD91129ND
2014-05-05AD91130ND
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2014-05-05AD91133ND
2014-05-12AD91432ND
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2014-05-12AD91435ND
2014-05-12AD91436ND
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2014-05-12AD91436ND
2014-05-19AD91649ND
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2014-05-19AD91649ND
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2014-05-19AD91651ND
2014-05-19AD91652ND
2014-05-19AD91653ND
2014-06-09AD92073ND
2014-06-09AD92073ND
2014-07-14AD93462ND
2014-07-14AD93463ND
2014-07-14AD93464ND
2014-07-14AD93462ND
2014-07-14AD93463ND
2014-07-14AD93464ND
2014-07-21AD93465ND
2014-07-21AD94007ND
2014-07-21AD94008ND
2014-07-21AD94009ND
2014-07-21AD94010ND
2014-07-21AD94011ND
2014-07-21AD93465ND
2014-07-21AD94007ND
2014-07-21AD94008ND
2014-07-21AD94009ND
2014-07-21AD94010ND
2014-07-21AD94011ND
2014-08-11AD95163ND
2014-08-11AD95164ND
2014-08-11AD95165ND
2014-08-11AD95167ND
2014-08-11AD95163ND
2014-08-11AD95164ND
2014-08-11AD95165ND
2014-08-11AD95167ND
2015-03-3035181845005ND
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2015-07-0635196455004ND
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2015-08-0335200997001ND
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2015-08-3135205974004ND
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2015-11-0235215110001ND
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2015-11-3035219066001ND
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2016-08-2235261432001ND
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2016-09-1435265890005ND
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2016-09-2035267198001ND
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