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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Benzo[k]fluoranthene

East Rio Hondo WSC

Benzo[k]fluoranthene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, released from combustion of fossil fuels and waste incinerators. PAHs increase the risk of cancer; damage the immune, nervous and reproductive systems; and can harm developing fetuses.

 

5

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
2013ND10ND
2014ND10ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-01-17AC08261ND
2014-03-06AC46051ND
2015-03-18AC85143ND
2016-02-25AD25886ND
2017-03-03AD73527ND