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Alachlor (Lasso)

Del-Co Water Company Inc.

Alachlor is a widely used agricultural herbicide. It causes cancer in laboratory animals and may be carcinogenic to people.

 

44

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010ND70ND
2011ND80ND
2012ND70ND
2013ND60ND
2014ND90ND
2015ND70ND

ppb = parts per billion.

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 2 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)0 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
2010-04-06103069-03ND
2010-04-06103070-03ND
2010-05-04103820-02ND
2010-05-04103818-02ND
2010-06-07104726-02BND
2010-06-08104776-01ND
2010-06-08104774-01ND
2011-01-1711-10359-01BND
2011-04-1111-12380-01ND
2011-04-1111-12380-02ND
2011-05-0311-12911-02ND
2011-05-0311-12909-03ND
2011-06-1411-14162-03ND
2011-06-1411-14164-03ND
2011-06-1511-14240-01CND
2012-04-0312-13549-01ND
2012-04-0312-13552-01ND
2012-05-0812-15073-01ND
2012-05-0812-15072-01ND
2012-06-0512-16248-01ND
2012-06-0512-16249-01ND
2012-06-0512-16251-01ND
2013-04-0813-14226-01ND
2013-04-0813-14225-01ND
2013-05-0713-15437-01ND
2013-05-0713-15438-01ND
2013-06-0313-16650-01ND
2013-06-0313-16651-01ND
2014-01-0714-10165-01CND
2014-04-0814-14143-01ND
2014-04-0814-14142-01ND
2014-05-0614-15305-01ND
2014-05-0614-15306-01ND
2014-05-0714-15406-01CND
2014-06-0314-16744-01ND
2014-06-0314-16742-01ND
2014-06-0314-16743-01ND
2015-04-0615-14123-01ND
2015-04-0615-14124-01ND
2015-05-0515-15518-01ND
2015-05-0515-15517-01ND
2015-06-0215-17058-01ND
2015-06-0215-17059-01ND
2015-06-0815-17517-01CND