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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Northampton Bucks County Municipal Authority

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.

 

46

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
2014N/A00N/A
20150.591 ppb4634ND - 2.20 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

Date Lab ID Result
2015-02-1235176428011AMND
2015-02-1235176428001AM0.700 ppb
2015-02-1235176428005AM0.890 ppb
2015-02-1235176428003AM1.70 ppb
2015-02-1235176428021AMND
2015-02-1235176428017AM0.860 ppb
2015-02-1235176428015AMND
2015-02-1235176428023AM0.260 ppb
2015-02-1235176428019AM1.90 ppb
2015-02-1235176428013AM0.310 ppb
2015-02-1235176428009AM0.460 ppb
2015-02-1235176428007AM0.290 ppb
2015-02-1835176879001AMND
2015-02-1835176879005AM0.280 ppb
2015-02-1835176879009AM1.30 ppb
2015-02-1835176879007AM0.560 ppb
2015-02-1835176879011AM0.940 ppb
2015-02-1835176879003AM0.890 ppb
2015-02-1835176879013AMND
2015-02-1835176879017AMND
2015-02-1835176879015AM0.310 ppb
2015-05-1235188738003AMND
2015-05-1235188738001AMND
2015-08-2535204918013AM2.10 ppb
2015-08-2535204918011AM0.940 ppb
2015-08-2535204918017AM0.640 ppb
2015-08-2535204918015AM0.900 ppb
2015-08-2535204918019AM0.550 ppb
2015-08-2535204918041AM1.10 ppb
2015-08-2535204918035AM0.470 ppb
2015-08-2535204918037AM0.570 ppb
2015-08-2535204918039AM0.490 ppb
2015-08-2535204918021AMND
2015-10-2035213423003AM0.950 ppb
2015-10-2035213423001AMND
2015-10-2035213423011AM0.280 ppb
2015-10-2035213423019AM0.410 ppb
2015-10-2035213423007AM0.580 ppb
2015-10-2035213423005AM0.510 ppb
2015-10-2035213423009AM1.40 ppb
2015-10-2035213423017AM2.20 ppb
2015-10-2035213423015AM0.720 ppb
2015-10-2035213423021AM0.530 ppb
2015-10-2035213423013AMND
2015-11-1735217754001AMND
2015-11-1735217754003AM0.210 ppb