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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dinoseb

Auburn Hills

NOTE: Auburn Hills purchases water from Great Lakes Water Authority which is required to test for dinoseb. Sample information shown below was taken by Great Lakes Water Authority.

Dinoseb is a herbicide that causes birth defects and reproductive difficulties. It has been banned in the U.S. since 1986.

 

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

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 7 ppb

The legal limit for dinoseb, established in 1992, was based on toxicity studies conducted in laboratory animals in the 1970s and 1980s.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Auburn Hills purchases water from Great Lakes Water Authority which is required to test for dinoseb. Sample information shown below was taken by Great Lakes Water Authority.

Date Lab ID Result