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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Perrysburg City Water

NOTE: Perrysburg City Water purchases water from City of Toledo which is required to test for vanadium. Sample information shown below was taken by City of Toledo.

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.

 

8

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
20130.649 ppb770.423 ppb - 0.850 ppb
20140.834 ppb880.671 ppb - 0.990 ppb
20150.674 ppb880.418 ppb - 1.02 ppb
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: Perrysburg City Water purchases water from City of Toledo which is required to test for vanadium. Sample information shown below was taken by City of Toledo.

Date Lab ID Result
2013-02-13M13-11977-010.423 ppb
2013-05-17M13-16123-030.697 ppb
2013-05-17M13-16123-010.655 ppb
2013-08-08201308130261AM0.820 ppb
2013-08-08201308130259AM0.850 ppb
2013-11-07201311140433AM0.570 ppb
2013-11-07201311140431AM0.530 ppb
2014-04-16201404190085AM0.820 ppb