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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,1-Dichloroethane

City of Camden

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

 

14

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND20ND
2014ND40ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND30ND
2017ND30ND

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
2012-04-12AD05806ND
2013-05-14AD23608ND
2013-11-19201311220187AMND
2014-02-26201403040422AMND
2014-05-05AD39535ND
2014-05-12201405140684AMND
2014-08-11201408130785AMND
2015-06-04AD56440ND
2016-05-12AD75892ND
2016-08-11AD80685ND
2016-11-01AD85064ND
2017-02-27AD90341ND
2017-04-18AD92978ND
2017-11-21AE04072ND