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1,1-Dichloroethane

Cole County PWSD 1

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

 

24

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011N/A00N/A
2012ND60ND
2013ND60ND
2014ND60ND
2015ND60ND

ppb = parts per billion.

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

Health Guideline 3 ppb

The 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
2012-02-16AB66791ND
2012-02-16AB66790ND
2012-02-16AB66792ND
2012-02-16AB66794ND
2012-02-16AB66795ND
2012-03-26AB70043ND
2013-06-043595615011AMND
2013-06-043595615009AMND
2013-06-043595615007AMND
2013-06-043595615005AMND
2013-06-043595615003AMND
2013-06-043595615001AMND
2014-02-2535127874007AMND
2014-02-2535127874001AMND
2014-02-2535127874003AMND
2014-02-2535127874011AMND
2014-02-2535127874009AMND
2014-02-2535127874005AMND
2015-02-18AC42779ND
2015-02-18AC42780ND
2015-02-18AC42776ND
2015-02-18AC42778ND
2015-02-18AC42775ND
2015-02-18AC42777ND