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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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alpha-Chlordane

NJ American Water - Western

The cancer-causing pesticide chlordane was banned in 1988. Chlordane is persistent and accumulates in the body. It is still found in the environment and in the bodies of adults and newborn babies.

 

4

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND20ND
2013N/A00N/A
2014N/A00N/A
2015N/A00N/A
2016ND20ND
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-07-162071605-01ND
2012-10-152101601-02ND
2016-07-256072514-01ND
2016-09-286092804-02ND