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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Salt Lake City Water System

Vanadium is a metal used in steels and other alloys. People are commonly exposed to vanadium in water and food. Excessive exposure can be toxic during pregnancy and childhood.

 

78

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND150ND
20130.304 ppb4922ND - 1.90 ppb
2014ND140ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 21 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 21 ppb for vanadium was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency as a benchmark for testing under the Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule program. This health guideline protects against change in blood chemistry.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Result
2012-01-25ND
2012-01-25ND
2012-01-26ND
2012-05-25ND
2012-06-01ND
2012-06-01ND
2012-06-01ND
2012-06-05ND
2012-06-05ND
2012-06-29ND
2012-06-29ND
2012-06-29ND
2012-07-13ND
2012-07-17ND
2012-07-17ND
2013-01-18ND
2013-01-25ND
2013-01-25ND
2013-02-12ND
2013-02-120.790 ppb
2013-02-120.710 ppb
2013-02-12ND
2013-02-120.420 ppb
2013-02-20ND
2013-05-10ND
2013-05-14ND
2013-05-140.850 ppb
2013-05-14ND
2013-05-140.800 ppb
2013-05-14ND
2013-05-15ND
2013-05-15ND
2013-05-16ND
2013-06-040.640 ppb
2013-06-040.470 ppb
2013-06-18ND
2013-06-18ND
2013-06-18ND
2013-06-25ND
2013-06-28ND
2013-06-28ND
2013-07-30ND
2013-07-30ND
2013-08-13ND
2013-08-130.770 ppb
2013-08-130.450 ppb
2013-08-130.930 ppb
2013-08-131.90 ppb
2013-08-130.420 ppb
2013-08-130.570 ppb
2013-08-130.340 ppb
2013-08-13ND
2013-08-130.400 ppb
2013-08-130.720 ppb
2013-08-130.820 ppb
2013-08-130.500 ppb
2013-08-130.520 ppb
2013-08-130.640 ppb
2013-08-27ND
2013-12-03ND
2013-12-030.940 ppb
2013-12-040.280 ppb
2013-12-06ND
2013-12-18ND
2014-01-10ND
2014-05-23ND
2014-05-30ND
2014-05-30ND
2014-06-03ND
2014-06-11ND
2014-06-25ND
2014-06-25ND
2014-07-01ND
2014-07-01ND
2014-07-02ND
2014-07-09ND
2014-07-09ND
2014-07-09ND