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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dicamba

Franklin Water Systems 3

Dicamba is a herbicide sold for agricultural and residential uses. Dicamba-resistant GMO corn and soybeans are currently being marketed, indicating that dicamba spraying will increase across the U.S. Dicamba harms the brain and nervous system, and may also harm reproduction and child development.

 

14

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
2013ND30ND
2014N/A00N/A
2015N/A00N/A
2016ND50ND
2017ND60ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-06-24Q1302735001ND
2013-06-24Q1302735002ND
2013-06-24Q1302735003ND
2016-06-08Q1622883003ND
2016-06-08Q1622883004ND
2016-09-28Q1640760002ND
2016-12-13Q1654192001ND
2016-12-13Q1654192002ND
2017-03-21Q1711955015ND
2017-03-21Q1711955016ND
2017-06-07AD86941ND
2017-06-21Q1725672003ND
2017-07-25Q1730588013ND
2017-07-25Q1730588014ND