Menu

EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

Donate

Permethrin

US Army South Fort Hood

NOTE: US Army South Fort Hood purchases water from Bell County Water Control and Improvement District 1 which is required to test for permethrin. Sample information shown below was taken by Bell County Water Control and Improvement District 1.

Permethrin is an insecticide used on agricultural crops, but most uses are non-agricultural. It can be applied to residential areas to control mosquitoes and ticks and also used as a bug repellent on clothing, as well as medical applications to treat head lice. Long-term exposure to permethrin may harm the liver.

 

0

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2014N/A00N/A
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A
2018N/A00N/A
2019ND40ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: US Army South Fort Hood purchases water from Bell County Water Control and Improvement District 1 which is required to test for permethrin. Sample information shown below was taken by Bell County Water Control and Improvement District 1.

Date Lab ID Result