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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Hexadecanoic acid

City of South Houston

Hexadecanoic acid, also called palmitic acid, is a naturally occurring fatty acid found in animal and plant lipids.

 

2

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
2013N/A00N/A
2014N/A00N/A
20153.00 ppb113.00 ppb
2016N/A00N/A
20172.70 ppb112.70 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2015-01-21AC771313.00 ppb
2017-01-06AD637562.70 ppb