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Alachlor (Lasso)

Fairview Union Water System

Alachlor is a widely used agricultural herbicide. It causes cancer in laboratory animals and may be carcinogenic to people.

 

24

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010ND40ND
2011ND40ND
2012ND40ND
2013ND40ND
2014ND40ND
2015ND40ND

ppb = parts per billion.

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 2 ppb

The enforceable federal standard that defines the highest level of a contaminant allowed in drinking water.

ppb = parts per billion.

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level Goal (MCLG)0 ppb

A non-enforceable federal health guideline. For cancer-causing chemicals, these health goals are typically set to zero.

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2010-06-07AD39802ND
2010-06-07AD39802ND
2010-12-281012024-10ND
2010-12-281012024-10ND
2011-05-16AD53431ND
2011-05-16AD53431ND
2011-11-08AD61716ND
2011-11-08AD61716ND
2012-03-19AD64420ND
2012-03-19AD64420ND
2012-10-22AD72495ND
2012-10-22AD72495ND
2013-03-25AD76353ND
2013-03-25AD76353ND
2013-08-12AD82270ND
2013-08-12AD82270ND
2014-04-14AD90605ND
2014-04-14AD90605ND
2014-09-15AD97160ND
2014-09-15AD97160ND
2015-03-0935178883001ND
2015-03-0935178883001ND
2015-10-1235211703001ND
2015-10-1235211703001ND