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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Ethinyl estradiol

City of Lexington

Ethinyl estradiol is one of the 3 types of estrogen made by the human body. Sex hormones get into water downstream from livestock and pharmaceutical production, or incomplete removal in waste water treatment. There are no standards to gauge how risky additional hormones are for human health.

 

20

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
2013N/A00N/A
2014ND200ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppt = parts per trillion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2014-05-054E06007-04AND
2014-05-054E06007-01AND
2014-05-054E06007-10AND
2014-05-054E06007-07AND
2014-05-054E06007-13AND
2014-05-064E07020-25ND
2014-05-064E07020-10ND
2014-05-064E07020-31ND
2014-05-064E07020-01ND
2014-05-064E07020-04ND
2014-05-064E07020-13ND
2014-10-064J07088-19AND
2014-10-064J07088-22AND
2014-10-064J07088-04AND
2014-10-064J07088-16AND
2014-10-064J07088-07AND
2014-10-064J07088-10AND
2014-10-064J07088-01AND
2014-10-064J07088-25AND
2014-10-064J07088-13AND