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                                Water Report
    60. Hexachlorobenzene
   N
  < 0.5
 ppb
   0
  1
  Discharge from metal refineries and agricultural chemical factories
  61. Hexachlorocyclo- pentadiene
   N
  < 0.5
 ppb
   50
  50
  Discharge from chemical factories
  62. Lindane
   N
  < 0.02
 ppb
   0.2
  0.2
  Runoff/leaching from insecticide used on cattle, lumber, gardens
  63. Methoxychlor
   N
  < 0.5
 ppb
   40
  40
  Runoff/leaching from insecticide used on fruits, vegetables, alfalfa, livestock
  64. Oxamyl [Vydate]
    N
   < 1.0
  ppb
    200
   200
  Runoff/leaching from insecticide used on apples, potatoes and tomatoes
 65. PCBs [Polychlorinated biphenyls]
  N
 < 0.5
ppb
  0
 0.5
 Runoff from landfills; discharge of waste chemicals
  66. Pentachlorophenol
   N
  < 0.5
 ppb
   0
  1
  Discharge from wood preserving factories
  67. Picloram
   N
  < 0.5
 ppb
   500
  500
  Herbicide runoff
  68. Simazine
   N
  < 0.5
 ppb
   4
  4
  Herbicide runoff
  69. Toxaphene
    N
   < 0.5
  ppb
    0
   3
   Runoff/leaching from insecticide used on cotton and cattle
     Volatile Organic Contaminants
   70. Benzene N < 0.5 ppb 0 5 Discharge from factories; leaching from gas storage tanks and landfills
   71. Carbon tetrachloride N < 0.5 ppb 0 5 Discharge from chemical plants and other industrial activities
   72. Chlorobenzene N < 0.5 ppb 100 100 Discharge from chemical and agricultural chemical factories
   73. o-Dichlorobenzene N < 0.5 ppb 600 600 Discharge from industrial chemical factories
   74. p-Dichlorobenzene N < 0.5 ppb 75 75 Discharge from industrial chemical factories
         75. 1,2 - Dichloroethane N < 0.5 ppb 0 5 Discharge from industrial chemical factories
        76. 1,1 - Dichloroethylene N < 0.5 ppb 7 7 Discharge from industrial chemical factories
   77. cis-1,2-Dichloroethylene N < 0.5 ppb 70 70 Discharge from industrial chemical factories
   78. trans - 1,2 -Dichloroethylene
N < 0.5 ppb 100 100 Discharge from industrial chemical factories
   79. Dichloromethane N < 0.5 ppb 0 5 Discharge from pharmaceutical and chemical factories
   80. 1,2-Dichloropropane N < 0.5 ppb 0 5 Discharge from industrial chemical factories
   81. Ethylbenzene N < 0.5 ppb 700 700 Discharge from petroleum refineries
   82. Styrene N < 0.5 ppb 100 100 Discharge from rubber and plastic factories; leaching from landfills
   83. Tetrachloroethylene N < 0.5 ppb 0 5 Leaching from PVC pipes; discharge from factories and dry cleaners
   84. 1,2,4 -Trichlorobenzene N < 0.5 ppb 70 70 Discharge from textile-finishing factories
   85. 1,1,1 - Trichloroethane N < 0.5 ppb 200 200 Discharge from metal degreasing sites and other factories
   86. 1,1,2 -Trichloroethane N < 0.5 ppb 3 5 Discharge from industrial chemical factories
   87. Trichloroethylene N < 0.5 ppb 0 5 Discharge from metal degreasing sites and other factories
   88. TTHM N 16.3-46.0 ppb 0 80 By-product of drinking water chlorination [Total trihalomethanes]
   89. HAA5 [Haloacetic N 14.5-29.7 ppb n/a 60 By-product of drinking water acids] chlorination
   90. Toluene N < 0.5 ppm 1 1 Discharge from petroleum factories
   91. Vinyl Chloride N < 0.2 ppb 0 2 Leaching from PVC piping; discharge from plastics factories
   92. Xylenes N < 0.5 ppb 1000 1000 Discharge from petroleum factories; discharge from chemical factories
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