City of Duncanville
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.
Testing results - average by year
|Year||Average result||Samples taken||Detections||Range of results|
|2017||0.185 ppb||3||1||ND - 0.554 ppb|
ppb = parts per billion
All test results