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2,4,5-T

Forest Water Supply Corporation

2,4,5-Trichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4,5-T) is a herbicide banned in the U.S. since 1985. It was formerly used on residential and commercial lawns, and occasionally on food crops. 2,4,5-T contained the impurity dioxin, which is highly toxic to people and wildlife.

 

5

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011N/A00N/A
2012ND20ND
2013ND10ND
2014ND10ND
2015ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-241201555009ND
2012-11-301212014001ND
2013-03-061303203004ND
2014-03-06Q1407235002ND
2015-02-05Q1504709007ND