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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Pyrene

Naval Station, Newport

NOTE: Naval Station, Newport purchases water from City of Newport which is required to test for pyrene. Sample information shown below was taken by City of Newport.

Pyrene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, released from combustion of fossil fuels and waste incinerators. PAHs increase the risk of cancer; damage the immune, nervous and reproductive systems; and can harm developing fetuses.

 

92

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.0143 ppb71ND - 0.1000 ppb
20130.0125 ppb81ND - 0.1000 ppb
20140.00455 ppb221ND - 0.1000 ppb
2015ND110ND
20160.0214 ppb142ND - 0.200 ppb
20170.0167 ppb303ND - 0.200 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Naval Station, Newport purchases water from City of Newport which is required to test for pyrene. Sample information shown below was taken by City of Newport.

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-091200053-01_TO400.1000 ppb
2012-01-091200052-01_TO40ND
2012-05-071201005-01_TO40ND
2012-05-071201005-02_TO40ND
2012-07-091201873-03_TO40ND
2012-07-091201873-04_TO40ND
2012-07-311202270-01_TO40ND
2013-01-141300133-04_TO40ND
2013-01-141300133-05_TO400.1000 ppb
2013-04-091300962-02_TO40ND
2013-04-091300962-03_TO40ND
2013-07-221302371-04_TO40ND
2013-07-221302371-01_TO40ND
2013-07-221302371-05_TO40ND
2013-10-071303619-01_TO40ND
2014-01-061401012-05_TO40ND
2014-01-061401012-07_TO40ND
2014-01-061401012-06_TO400.1000 ppb
2014-01-061401012-08_TO40ND
2014-01-061401012-04_TO40ND
2014-05-211402793-05_TO40ND
2014-05-211402793-03_TO40ND
2014-05-211402793-01_TO40ND
2014-05-211402793-04_TO40ND
2014-05-211402793-02_TO40ND
2014-05-211402793-06_TO40ND
2014-07-021403537-02_TO40ND
2014-07-021403537-03_TO40ND
2014-07-021403537-04_TO40ND
2014-07-021403537-05_TO40ND
2014-07-021403537-01_TO40ND
2014-11-171405683-05_TO40ND
2014-11-171405683-04_TO40ND
2014-11-171405683-03_TO40ND
2014-11-171405683-02_TO40ND
2014-11-171405683-06_TO40ND
2014-11-171405683-01_TO40ND
2015-01-121501069-03_TO40ND
2015-01-121501069-04_TO40ND
2015-01-121501069-06_TO40ND
2015-01-121501069-07_TO40ND
2015-01-121501069-01_TO40ND
2015-06-011502384-03_TO40ND
2015-06-011502384-04_TO40ND
2015-06-011502384-01_TO40ND
2015-07-201503232-01_TO40ND
2015-07-201503232-02_TO40ND
2015-10-291504601-01_TO40ND
2016-01-111600887-05_TO40ND
2016-01-111600887-06_TO400.1000 ppb
2016-01-111600887-08_TO40ND
2016-01-111600887-07_TO40ND
2016-01-111600887-01_TO40ND
2016-05-091602070-02_TO400.200 ppb
2016-05-091602070-03_TO40ND
2016-05-091602070-01_TO40ND
2016-05-091602070-05_TO40ND
2016-07-251603626-05_TO40ND
2016-07-251603626-03_TO40ND
2016-07-251603626-04_TO40ND
2016-10-041604851-02_TO40ND
2016-10-041604851-01_TO40ND
2017-01-241701020-02_TO40ND
2017-01-251701027-02_TO40ND
2017-01-251701027-04_TO400.200 ppb
2017-01-251701027-05_TO400.1000 ppb
2017-01-251701027-03_TO40ND
2017-05-151702185-02_TO40ND
2017-05-151702185-04_TO40ND
2017-05-151702185-01_TO40ND
2017-05-191702237-03_TO40ND
2017-05-191702237-05_TO40ND
2017-05-191702237-04_TO40ND
2017-05-191702237-02_TO40ND
2017-05-191702237-01_TO40ND
2017-07-101703108-04_TO40ND
2017-07-101703108-01_TO400.200 ppb
2017-07-101703108-05_TO40ND
2017-07-101703108-02_TO40ND
2017-07-101703108-03_TO40ND
2017-07-111703142-01_TO40ND
2017-07-111703142-02_TO40ND
2017-11-141704991-04_TO40ND
2017-11-141704991-02_TO40ND
2017-11-141704991-05_TO40ND
2017-11-141704991-03_TO40ND
2017-11-201705061-01_TO40ND
2017-11-201705061-03_TO40ND
2017-11-201705061-02_TO40ND
2017-11-201705061-05_TO40ND
2017-12-051705209-02_TO40ND
2017-12-051705209-01_TO40ND