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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dinoseb

Sherwood Estates Manufactured Townhome C

Dinoseb is a herbicide that causes birth defects and reproductive difficulties. It has been banned in the U.S. since 1986.

 

7

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
2014ND10ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 7 ppb

The legal limit for dinoseb, established in 1992, was based on toxicity studies conducted in laboratory animals in the 1970s and 1980s.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-02-131302431006ND
2013-09-11Q1307034001ND
2013-11-07Q1312051002ND
2014-05-06Q1414701002ND
2015-01-27Q1503097002ND
2016-07-19Q1629184002ND
2017-01-17Q1701971004ND