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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,1-Dichloroethane

City of Aiken

1,1-Dichloroethane is used in industrial chemical synthesis; in plastics, paint, varnish and finish removers; and as a pesticide. It can cause cancer.

 

23

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND100ND
2014ND50ND
2015ND20ND
2016ND40ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 3 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 3 ppb for 1,1-dichloroethane was defined by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-04-04AD05439ND
2013-04-24AD22837ND
2013-06-04201306060126AMND
2013-06-04201306060147AMND
2013-06-04201306060143AMND
2013-06-04201306060136AMND
2013-09-03201309050200AMND
2013-12-04201312060138AMND
2013-12-04201312060148AMND
2013-12-04201312060145AMND
2013-12-04201312060136AMND
2014-03-03201403060245AMND
2014-05-21AD40209ND
2014-05-21AD40200ND
2014-05-21AD40198ND
2014-05-21AD40196ND
2015-05-20AD55699ND
2015-11-09AD65512ND
2016-02-24AD71247ND
2016-05-04AD75337ND
2016-05-04AD75324ND
2016-09-27AD83033ND
2017-07-18AD97583ND