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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Naphthalene

Pittsfield Township

NOTE: Pittsfield Township purchases water from Ypsilanti Community Utility Authority which is required to test for naphthalene. Sample information shown below was taken by Ypsilanti Community Utility Authority.

Naphthalene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, released from combustion of fossil fuels and waste incinerators, and also used as a moth repellent. PAHs increase the risk of cancer; damage the immune, nervous and reproductive systems; and can harm developing fetuses.

 

0

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

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Pittsfield Township purchases water from Ypsilanti Community Utility Authority which is required to test for naphthalene. Sample information shown below was taken by Ypsilanti Community Utility Authority.

Date Lab ID Result