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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Molybdenum

Inman Campobello WD

NOTE: Inman Campobello WD purchases water from Union County Water System which is required to test for molybdenum. Sample information shown below was taken by Union County Water System.

Molybdenum is a metal that occurs naturally in soil, minerals and water. People who ingest large amounts can have increased levels of uric acid and gout-like symptoms.

 

16

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
2014ND40ND
2015ND40ND
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 40 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 40 ppb for molybdenum was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a benchmark for testing under the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule program. This health guideline protects against metabolic changes and excess formation of uric acid in the blood.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Inman Campobello WD purchases water from Union County Water System which is required to test for molybdenum. Sample information shown below was taken by Union County Water System.

Date Lab ID Result
2014-02-0335125040005AMND
2014-02-0335125040007AMND
2014-02-0335125040001AMND
2014-02-0335125040003AMND
2014-04-2835135799003AMND
2014-04-2835135799005AMND
2014-04-2835135799001AMND
2014-05-0135136332001AMND
2014-07-2935148373003AMND
2014-07-2935148373005AMND
2014-07-2935148373007AMND
2014-07-2935148373001AMND
2014-10-1435159539007AMND
2014-10-1435159539005AMND
2014-10-1435159539001AMND
2014-10-1435159539003AMND