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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

City of Grand Prairie

Vanadium is a metal used in steels and other alloys. People are commonly exposed to vanadium in water and food. Excessive exposure can be toxic during pregnancy and childhood.

 

40

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
20130.126 ppb206ND - 0.700 ppb
20140.256 ppb208ND - 0.860 ppb
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 21 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 21 ppb for vanadium was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a benchmark for testing under the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule program. This health guideline protects against change in blood chemistry.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-07-1635100890013AM0.270 ppb
2013-07-1635100890007AM0.670 ppb
2013-07-1635100890003AMND
2013-07-1635100890005AM0.700 ppb
2013-07-1635100890001AMND
2013-07-1635100890011AMND
2013-07-1635100890021AMND
2013-07-1635100890017AMND
2013-07-1635100890019AMND
2013-07-1635100890015AM0.230 ppb
2013-07-1635100890025AMND
2013-07-1635100890023AMND
2013-07-1635100890009AMND
2013-07-1635100890031AMND
2013-07-1635100890027AMND
2013-07-1635100890029AMND
2013-10-0335111029003AMND
2013-10-0335111029007AM0.320 ppb
2013-10-0335111029001AMND
2013-10-0335111029005AM0.330 ppb
2014-01-1535123078025AMND
2014-01-1535123078017AMND
2014-01-1535123078023AMND
2014-01-1535123078029AMND
2014-01-1535123078013AMND
2014-01-1535123078005AM0.250 ppb
2014-01-1535123078001AMND
2014-01-1535123078007AMND
2014-01-1535123078031AMND
2014-01-1535123078027AMND
2014-01-1535123078015AMND
2014-01-1535123078019AM0.810 ppb
2014-01-1535123078009AMND
2014-01-1535123078021AM0.260 ppb
2014-01-1535123078003AM0.860 ppb
2014-01-1535123078011AMND
2014-04-0335132919005AM0.840 ppb
2014-04-0335132919007AM0.850 ppb
2014-04-0335132919001AM0.610 ppb
2014-04-0335132919003AM0.630 ppb