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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Aurora City - Cleveland PWS

NOTE: Aurora City - Cleveland PWS purchases water from Cleveland Public Water System which is required to test for vanadium. Sample information shown below was taken by Cleveland Public Water System.

Vanadium is a metal used in steels and other alloys. People are commonly exposed to vanadium in water and food. Excessive exposure can be toxic during pregnancy and childhood.

 

20

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
2013N/A00N/A
20140.309 ppb2016ND - 0.700 ppb
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 21 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 21 ppb for vanadium was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a benchmark for testing under the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule program. This health guideline protects against change in blood chemistry.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Aurora City - Cleveland PWS purchases water from Cleveland Public Water System which is required to test for vanadium. Sample information shown below was taken by Cleveland Public Water System.

Date Lab ID Result
2014-02-12201402130383AMND
2014-02-12201402130397AM0.320 ppb
2014-02-12201402130431AM0.210 ppb
2014-02-12201402130395AM0.390 ppb
2014-02-12201402130350AM0.250 ppb
2014-05-14201405160315AM0.400 ppb
2014-05-19201405210544AM0.480 ppb
2014-05-19201405210567AM0.400 ppb
2014-05-19201405210815AMND
2014-05-19201405210828AM0.420 ppb
2014-08-04201408050438AMND
2014-08-04201408050326AM0.700 ppb
2014-08-04201408050392AM0.620 ppb
2014-08-25201408270755AM0.540 ppb
2014-08-25201408280229AM0.560 ppb
2014-11-04201411060480AM0.220 ppb
2014-11-05201411060402AM0.220 ppb
2014-11-05201411060279AMND
2014-11-05201411060486AM0.220 ppb
2014-11-05201411060400AM0.220 ppb