Weed Killers By The Glass
September 1, 1995

Weed Killers By The Glass: Table10

Table 10. Two or more pesticides or metabolites were found the tap water of 27 communities.

 

Community # Detected Pesticides Detected in Tap Water
Ft. Wayne, IN 9 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Metribuzin, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine, Desisopropylatrazine, Simazine
Muncie, IN 7 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Alachlor, Metolachlor, Desethylatrazine, Desisopropylatrazine, Simazine
Danville, IL 7 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Desethylatrazine, Desisopropylatrazine, Acetochlor, Simazine
Columbus, OH 7 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine, Desisopropylatrazine
Bowling Green, OH 7 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine, Desisoproppylatrazine
Johnson County WD 1, KS 6 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Desethylatrazine, Desisopropylatrazine
Jefferson City, MO 6 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine
Kansas City, MO 6 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine
Kansas City, KS 6 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine
Omaha, NE (Platte) 6 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine
St. Louis, MO 6 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine
New Orleans, LA 6 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine, Simazine
Decatur, IL 6 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine, Desisopropylatrazine
Indianapolis, IN 5 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Desisopropylatrazine, Desethylatrazine
Granite City, IL 5 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine
Iowa City, IA 5 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Alachlor, Desethylatrazine
Topeka, KS 5 Atrazine, Metolachlor, Cyanazine, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine
Richmond, IN 5 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Acetochlor, Desethylatrazine
Des Moines, IA 4 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Acetochlor
Bettendorf, IA 4 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Acetochlor
Cedar Rapids, IA 4 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor, Desethylatrazine
Omaha, NE (MO River) 3 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor
Springfield, IL 3 Atrazine, Cyanazine, Metolachlor
Alliance, OH 3 Atrazine, Metolachlor, Cyanazine
Akron, OH 2 Atrazine*, Cyanazine*
Minneapolis, MN 2 Atrazine*, Cyanazine*
Baltimore, MD 2 Atrazine, Desethylatrazine
Lawrence, KS 2 Atrazine, Cyanazine*

* Indicates that pesticides were detected in immunoassay samples but not GC samples.