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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Naphthalene

City of Paint Rock

NOTE: City of Paint Rock purchases water from Millersview-doole Water Supply Corporation which is required to test for naphthalene. Sample information shown below was taken by Millersview-doole Water Supply Corporation.

Naphthalene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, released from combustion of fossil fuels and waste incinerators, and also used as a moth repellent. PAHs increase the risk of cancer; damage the immune, nervous and reproductive systems; and can harm developing fetuses.

 

14

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND20ND
2013ND30ND
2014ND20ND
2015ND40ND
2016ND30ND
2017ND20ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: City of Paint Rock purchases water from Millersview-doole Water Supply Corporation which is required to test for naphthalene. Sample information shown below was taken by Millersview-doole Water Supply Corporation.

Date Lab ID Result
2013-06-26Q1302971010ND
2013-07-22Q1304083007ND
2013-11-14Q1313540004ND
2014-02-27AC45091ND
2014-02-27AC45163ND
2015-05-19AC92583ND
2015-05-19AC92575ND
2015-05-19AC92689ND
2015-05-19AC92697ND
2016-02-17AD24301ND
2016-02-17AD24303ND
2016-02-17AD24523ND
2017-03-01Q1708974002ND
2017-05-17Q1720172002ND