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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

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Hexadecanoic acid

North Harris County Regional Water Authority

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

 

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Samples

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Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20143.55 ppb223.40 ppb - 3.70 ppb
20152.70 ppb222.50 ppb - 2.90 ppb
20162.70 ppb112.70 ppb
2017N/A00N/A
2018N/A00N/A
2019N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result