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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,1-Dichloroethane

City of Gulfport

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

 

18

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
2013ND90ND
2014ND90ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

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
2013-07-15731040-9334ND
2013-07-16731526-9343ND
2013-07-16731541-9343ND
2013-07-16731528-9343ND
2013-07-17731899-9343ND
2013-07-17731795-9350ND
2013-07-17731793-9343ND
2013-07-17731791-9343ND
2013-07-24733397-9399ND
2014-01-22767626-10610ND
2014-01-22767618-10610ND
2014-01-22767624-10610ND
2014-01-22767636-10610ND
2014-01-23768013-10647ND
2014-01-23768019-10647ND
2014-01-23768023-10647ND
2014-01-23768021-10647ND
2014-02-03768828-10683ND