Weed Killers By The Glass
September 1, 1995

Weed Killers By The Glass: Table6

Table 6. Thirteen communities had at least one sample of atrazine above the federal Maximum Contaminant Level in finished tap water.

 

Community Highest Atrazine Concentration (ppb) % of Samples Above MCL
 
Danville, IL 18.00 88
Ft. Wayne, IN 10.00 36
Bowling Green, OH 9.20 38
Columbus, OH 8.74 43
Kansas City, KS 7.40 44
Decatur, IL 7.20 63
Topeka, KS 7.20 38
Indianapolis, IN 5.90 50
Omaha, NE 4.90 31
Richmond, IN 4.50 13
Lawrence, KS 4.50 22
Jefferson City, MO 4.40 14
Springfield, IL 4.10 15
New Orleans, LA 3.70 25