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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Vanadium

Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District

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.

 

34

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
20130.685 ppb2924ND - 4.10 ppb
20141.42 ppb54ND - 5.17 ppb
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
2013-04-16ND
2013-04-160.728 ppb
2013-04-160.592 ppb
2013-04-160.212 ppb
2013-05-010.394 ppb
2013-05-010.949 ppb
2013-05-080.716 ppb
2013-05-08ND
2013-05-150.616 ppb
2013-05-150.674 ppb
2013-06-260.515 ppb
2013-06-264.10 ppb
2013-07-010.916 ppb
2013-07-090.702 ppb
2013-07-090.740 ppb
2013-07-110.664 ppb
2013-07-110.456 ppb
2013-10-030.425 ppb
2013-10-030.720 ppb
2013-10-03ND
2013-10-030.978 ppb
2013-10-031.07 ppb
2013-10-091.01 ppb
2013-10-10ND
2013-10-150.651 ppb
2013-10-22ND
2013-11-050.495 ppb
2013-12-020.978 ppb
2013-12-020.560 ppb
2014-01-07ND
2014-01-070.619 ppb
2014-01-080.587 ppb
2014-01-130.741 ppb
2014-02-195.17 ppb