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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,2,3-Trichloropropane

Belleville Water Department

NOTE: Belleville Water Department purchases water from Newark Water Department which is required to test for 1,2,3-trichloropropane. Sample information shown below was taken by Newark Water Department.

1,2,3-Trichloropropane is a potent carcinogen that contaminates drinking water in agricultural regions where it was historically used as soil fumigant. Click here to read more about carcinogenic VOCs.

 

6

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND10ND
2014ND30ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.0007 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.0007 ppb for 1,2,3-trichloropropane 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

NOTE: Belleville Water Department purchases water from Newark Water Department which is required to test for 1,2,3-trichloropropane. Sample information shown below was taken by Newark Water Department.

Date Lab ID Result
2012-07-100005939-01ND
2013-09-120013036-01ND
2014-09-09JB75992-1ND
2015-05-1803008 52015ND
2016-09-01360901006ND
2017-09-06370906027ND