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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

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1,2,3-Trichloropropane

Bcwsa Sangaree WD

NOTE: Bcwsa Sangaree WD purchases water from Santee Cooper Reg Water which is required to test for 1,2,3-trichloropropane. Sample information shown below was taken by Santee Cooper Reg Water.

1,2,3-Trichloropropane is a potent carcinogen that contaminates drinking water in agricultural regions where it was historically used as soil fumigant. Click here to read more about carcinogenic VOCs.

 

6

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2013ND40ND
2014ND10ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND
2018ND10ND
2019ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.0007 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.0007 ppb for 1,2,3-trichloropropane 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

NOTE: Bcwsa Sangaree WD purchases water from Santee Cooper Reg Water which is required to test for 1,2,3-trichloropropane. Sample information shown below was taken by Santee Cooper Reg Water.

Date Lab ID Result
2014-03-11AD36903ND
2015-03-04AD52316ND
2016-02-16AD70863ND
2017-02-06AD89354ND
2018-01-30AE06883ND
2019-02-06AE25145ND