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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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3-Hydroxycarbofuran

City of Lexington

3-Hydroxycarbofuran is a breakdown product of the insecticide carbofuran, once widely used on food crops and banned by the EPA due to its effects on the human nervous system.

 

12

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND10ND
2014N/A00N/A
2015ND90ND
2016ND10ND
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-04-02168285ND
2013-01-22219514ND
2015-03-09343789ND
2015-04-27357164ND
2015-09-28376109ND
2015-09-28376108ND
2015-09-28376107ND
2015-09-28376106ND
2015-09-28376105ND
2015-09-28376104ND
2015-09-28376103ND
2016-01-19ND