Menu

EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

Donate

Dicamba

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA)

Dicamba is a herbicide sold for agricultural and residential uses. Dicamba-resistant GMO corn and soybeans are currently being marketed, indicating that dicamba spraying will increase across the U.S. Dicamba harms the brain and nervous system, and may also harm reproduction and child development.

 

8

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
2013ND40ND
2014N/A00N/A
2015N/A00N/A
2016ND40ND
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Result
2013-01-22ND
2013-01-22ND
2013-07-08ND
2013-07-08ND
2016-03-02ND
2016-03-02ND
2016-08-30ND
2016-08-30ND