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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,2,3-Trichloropropane

City of Temple

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.

 

10

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND50ND
2014N/A00N/A
2015ND10ND
2016ND20ND
2017ND10ND

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

Date Lab ID Result
2012-08-07AB97501ND
2013-01-30A3A2269-01AND
2013-01-311301839001ND
2013-04-15A3C1740-01AND
2013-07-16Q1303824009ND
2013-10-17A3I1577-01AND
2015-08-13AD04134ND
2016-02-04AD22227ND
2016-09-26AD51154ND
2017-08-01AD91619ND