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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Endrin

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Endrin is a banned organochlorine insecticide that is persistent and bioaccumulative. Endrin damages the nervous, immune and reproductive systems in people. It also harms fish, birds and other wildlife.

 

65

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND80ND
2013ND120ND
2014ND90ND
2015ND110ND
2016ND110ND
2017ND140ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.3 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.3 ppb for endrin 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 change to the heart and blood vessels.

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 2 ppb

The legal limit for endrin, established in 1992, was based on a toxicity study in laboratory animals conducted in the 1960s.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-09-171209790-001-SOCSND
2012-10-151210783-001-SOCSND
2012-12-17121820-001-SOCSND
2012-12-171212860-001-SOCSND
2012-12-181212919-003-SOCSND
2012-12-181212919-001-SOCSND
2012-12-181212919-002-SOCSND
2012-12-181212919-004-SOCSND
2013-02-271302B26-001-SOCSND
2013-02-271302B26-002-SOCSND
2013-02-281302B73-001-SOCSND
2013-02-281302B93-001-SOCSND
2013-03-121303504-002-SOCSND
2013-03-121303504-001-SOCSND
2013-03-131303645-001-SOCSND
2013-03-131303645-002-SOCSND
2013-03-201303977-002-SOCSND
2013-03-201303977-001-SOCSND
2013-03-271303C97-001-SOCSND
2013-04-301304G59-001-SOCSND
2014-01-131401427-003-SOCSND
2014-01-131401452-002-SOCSND
2014-01-131401452-001-SOCSND
2014-01-131401427-002-SOCSND
2014-01-131401427-001-SOCSND
2014-01-171401784-002-SOCSND
2014-01-171401784-001-SOCSND
2014-01-281401B24-002-SOCSND
2014-01-281401B24-001-SOCSND
2015-01-131501687-001-SOCSND
2015-01-131501859-001-SOCSND
2015-01-131501687-002-SOCSND
2015-01-141501751-002-SOCSND
2015-01-141501751-001-SOCSND
2015-01-151501859-002-POCSND
2015-01-231501E11-001-SOCSND
2015-01-231501E11-003-SOCSND
2015-01-231501E11-002-SOCSND
2015-05-081505607-001-SOCSND
2015-10-0715105630001-SOCSND
2016-01-141601939-004-SOCSND
2016-01-141601939-003-SOCSND
2016-01-141601939-001-SOCSND
2016-01-141601939-002-SOCSND
2016-01-151601A31-001ND
2016-01-151601A31-002-SOCSND
2016-01-191601B54-002-SOCSND
2016-01-191601B54-001-SOCSND
2016-03-171603E00-001-SOCSND
2016-03-171603E00-002-SOCSND
2016-04-281604Q17-001-SOCSND
2017-01-03708178001-SOCND
2017-01-05708358001ND
2017-01-10708699001ND
2017-01-11708893003ND
2017-01-11708893002ND
2017-01-11708893001ND
2017-01-11709288001ND
2017-01-11709288002ND
2017-01-11708894001ND
2017-01-11708893004ND
2017-01-12708985001-SOCND
2017-01-307010126001ND
2017-01-317010228001ND
2017-04-197016312001ND