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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,1-Dichloroethane

Eden Prairie

1,1-Dichloroethane is used in industrial chemical synthesis; in plastics, paint, varnish and finish removers; and as a pesticide. It can cause cancer.

 

13

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.0350 ppb61ND - 0.210 ppb
2013ND10ND
2014ND30ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016ND20ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 3 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 3 ppb for 1,1-dichloroethane was defined by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-03-1212C0380-010.210 ppb
2012-03-1212C0380-02ND
2012-03-1212C0380-03ND
2012-03-1212C0380-04ND
2012-03-1212C0381-01ND
2012-05-0912E0874-01ND
2013-09-2313I1214-01ND
2014-04-152002574003ND
2014-05-2314E2784-01ND
2014-10-062032951003ND
2016-05-043442193ND
2016-12-1416L0582-01ND
2017-02-2217B1178-01ND