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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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17-beta-Estradiol

Emmaus Borough Public Water

Beta-estradiol is one of the 3 types of estrogen made by the human body. Sex hormones get into water downstream from livestock and pharmaceutical production, or incomplete removal in waste water treatment. There are no standards to gauge how risky additional hormones are for human health.

 

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
2013N/A00N/A
2014ND80ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppt = parts per trillion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2014-03-0435129321015SSND
2014-03-0435129321017SSND
2014-03-0435129321019SSND
2014-04-2835136335001SSND
2014-07-1735147509013SSND
2014-07-1735147509009SSND
2014-07-1735147509017SSND
2014-07-1735147509005SSND