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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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1,1-Dichloroethane

City of Corinth

NOTE: City of Corinth purchases water from Utrwd Regional Water Treatment Plant which is required to test for 1,1-dichloroethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Utrwd Regional Water Treatment Plant.

1,1-Dichloroethane is used in industrial chemical synthesis; in plastics, paint, varnish and finish removers; and as a pesticide. It can cause cancer.

 

12

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

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

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 3 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 3 ppb for 1,1-dichloroethane was defined by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: City of Corinth purchases water from Utrwd Regional Water Treatment Plant which is required to test for 1,1-dichloroethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Utrwd Regional Water Treatment Plant.

Date Lab ID Result
2012-09-241209A22002ND
2012-09-261209B47002ND
2013-09-17Q1307362001ND
2013-09-18Q1307520001ND
2014-07-22Q1429878002ND
2014-07-22Q1429878004ND
2015-09-16Q1536495003ND
2015-09-21Q1536819003ND
2016-09-01Q1635093002ND
2016-09-02Q1635676002ND
2017-09-07Q1742147002ND
2017-09-26Q1746575006ND