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Di(2-ethylhexyl) adipate

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Di(2-ethylhexyl) adipate is used in PVC plastic, plastic wrap and other consumer products. It is released as a pollutant from industrial sources and sewage treatment plants. In studies of laboratory animals, di(2-ethylhexyl) adipate can harm fetal development.

 

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Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011ND120ND
2012ND80ND
2013ND120ND
2014ND90ND
2015ND110ND

ppb = parts per billion.

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

Health Guideline 200 ppb

The health guideline of 200 ppb for di(2-ethylhexyl) adipate 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 harm to internal organs.

ppb = parts per billion.

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 400 ppb

The enforceable federal standard that defines the highest level of a contaminant allowed in drinking water.

ppb = parts per billion.

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level Goal (MCLG)400 ppb

A non-enforceable federal health guideline. For cancer-causing chemicals, these health goals are typically set to zero.

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2011-03-311103B40-001-SOCSND
2011-05-031105081-001-SOCSND
2011-05-041105160-001A-SOCSND
2011-05-091105336-001A-SOCSND
2011-05-181105743-001-SOCSND
2011-05-191105805-001-SOCSND
2011-06-211106A08-001-SOCSND
2011-06-211106A08-003-SOCSND
2011-06-211106A08-002-SOCSND
2011-06-301106E29-002-SOCSND
2011-06-301106E29-001-SOCSND
2011-09-081109263-001-SOCSND
2012-09-171209790-001-SOCSND
2012-10-151210783-001-SOCSND
2012-12-17121820-001-SOCSND
2012-12-171212860-001-SOCSND
2012-12-181212919-004-SOCSND
2012-12-181212919-003-SOCSND
2012-12-181212919-002-SOCSND
2012-12-181212919-001-SOCSND
2013-02-271302B26-002-SOCSND
2013-02-271302B26-001-SOCSND
2013-02-281302B73-001-SOCSND
2013-02-281302B93-001-SOCSND
2013-03-121303504-001-SOCSND
2013-03-121303504-002-SOCSND
2013-03-131303645-002-SOCSND
2013-03-131303645-001-SOCSND
2013-03-201303977-001-SOCSND
2013-03-201303977-002-SOCSND
2013-03-271303C97-001-SOCSND
2013-04-301304G59-001-SOCSND
2014-01-131401452-002-SOCSND
2014-01-131401427-003-SOCSND
2014-01-131401427-001-SOCSND
2014-01-131401427-002-SOCSND
2014-01-131401452-001-SOCSND
2014-01-171401784-001-SOCSND
2014-01-171401784-002-SOCSND
2014-01-281401B24-001-SOCSND
2014-01-281401B24-002-SOCSND
2015-01-131501687-002-SOCSND
2015-01-131501859-001-SOCSND
2015-01-131501687-001-SOCSND
2015-01-141501751-001-SOCSND
2015-01-141501751-002-SOCSND
2015-01-151501859-002-POCSND
2015-01-231501E11-003-SOCSND
2015-01-231501E11-001-SOCSND
2015-01-231501E11-002-SOCSND
2015-05-081505607-001-SOCSND
2015-10-0715105630001-SOCSND