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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Aldicarb

Attleboro Water Department

Aldicarb is a neurotoxic insecticide.

 

9

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
2013ND20ND
2014ND60ND
2015ND10ND
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 7 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 7 ppb for aldicarb was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a lifetime health-based limit for effects other than cancer. This health guideline protects against harm to the nervous system.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Result
2013-10-15ND
2013-12-02ND
2014-04-03ND
2014-04-03ND
2014-06-16ND
2014-06-16ND
2014-10-01ND
2014-11-05ND
2015-08-21ND