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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dalapon

City of Miles

The herbicide dalapon has not been used in the U.S. since 1999. In animal studies, exposure to dalapon harms the kidneys.

 

30

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND50ND
2013N/A00N/A
2014ND80ND
2015ND90ND
2016ND80ND
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EPA Maximum Contaminant
Level (MCL) 200 ppb

The legal limit for dalapon, established in 1992, was based on a toxicity study in laboratory animals published in 1960.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-03-06AB83331ND
2012-03-06AB83329ND
2012-03-06AB83360ND
2012-05-24AB90811ND
2012-05-24AB90804ND
2014-02-27AC45050ND
2014-02-27AC45056ND
2014-05-28AC55370ND
2014-05-28AC55369ND
2014-09-23AC68146ND
2014-09-23AC68148ND
2014-12-09AC74036ND
2014-12-09AC74050ND
2015-03-10AC83701ND
2015-03-10AC83697ND
2015-03-10AC83833ND
2015-05-26AC93501ND
2015-05-26AC93502ND
2015-07-20AD00146ND
2015-07-20AD00116ND
2015-11-03AD12325ND
2015-11-03AD12370ND
2016-03-24AD30390ND
2016-03-24AD30389ND
2016-05-18AD37248ND
2016-05-18AD37245ND
2016-08-02AD46853ND
2016-08-02AD46856ND
2016-11-30AD59821ND
2016-11-30AD59816ND