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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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DCPA mono- and di-acid degradates

Auburn Hills

NOTE: Auburn Hills purchases water from Great Lakes Water Authority which is required to test for dcpa mono- and di-acid degradates. Sample information shown below was taken by Great Lakes Water Authority.

DCPA degradates are residues of the herbicide dacthal, or DCPA, which is used for urban, household and agricultural applications. Dacthal is a possible human carcinogen whose use was limited by the EPA in 2005 due to concerns about water contamination.

 

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

All test results

NOTE: Auburn Hills purchases water from Great Lakes Water Authority which is required to test for dcpa mono- and di-acid degradates. Sample information shown below was taken by Great Lakes Water Authority.

Date Lab ID Result