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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Ethinyl estradiol

NJ American Water - Western

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.

 

34

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
2013ND330ND
2014ND10ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppt = parts per trillion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-05-0121873601ND
2013-05-0121872001ND
2013-05-0221872401ND
2013-05-0221873201ND
2013-05-0621874401ND
2013-05-0821872601ND
2013-05-0821873401ND
2013-05-0921873801ND
2013-05-1321872801ND
2013-05-1321874001ND
2013-05-1621872201ND
2013-06-0621875201ND
2013-06-1721874601ND
2013-06-1921871801ND
2013-07-0121875001ND
2013-07-2421873001ND
2013-08-1923160501ND
2013-08-2323491101ND
2013-08-2323490901ND
2013-08-2323490501ND
2013-08-3023490701ND
2013-09-2423490301ND
2013-10-1123875901ND
2013-11-0423876701ND
2013-11-0423874501ND
2013-11-0423876101ND
2013-11-0623876301ND
2013-11-0623875101ND
2013-11-0623874901ND
2013-11-0823876501ND
2013-11-0823875301ND
2013-11-0823875701ND
2013-11-1323873401ND
2014-02-0524727601ND