§ 141.50. Maximum contaminant level goals for organic contaminants.

Code of Federal Regulations

Title 40. Protection of Environment

Chapter I. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

Subchapter D. WATER PROGRAMS

Part 141. NATIONAL PRIMARY DRINKING WATER REGULATIONS

Subpart F. MAXIMUM CONTAMINANT LEVEL GOALS AND MAXIMUM RESIDUAL DISINFECTANT LEVEL GOALS

Current through July 3, 2019

§ 141.50. Maximum contaminant level goals for organic contaminants

(a) MCLGs are zero for the following contaminants:
(1) Benzene
(2) Vinyl chloride
(3) Carbon tetrachloride
(4) 1,2-dichloroethane
(5) Trichloroethylene
(6) Acrylamide
(7) Alachlor
(8) Chlordane
(9) Dibromochloropropane
(10) 1,2-Dichloropropane
(11) Epichlorohydrin
(12) Ethylene dibromide
(13) Heptachlor
(14) Heptachlor epoxide
(15) Pentachlorophenol
(16) Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
(17) Tetrachloroethylene
(18) Toxaphene
(19) Benzo[a]pyrene
(20) Dichloromethane (methylene chloride)
(21) Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate
(22) Hexachlorobenzene
(23) 2,3,7,8-TCDD (Dioxin)
(b) MCLGs for the following contaminants are as indicated:

Contaminant MCLG in mg/l
(1) 1,1-Dichloroethylene 0.007
(2) 1,1,1-Trichloroethane 0.20
(3) para-Dichlorobenzene 0.075
(4) Aldicarb 0.001
(5) Aldicarb sulfoxide 0.001
(6) Aldicarb sulfone 0.001
(7) Atrazine 0.003
(8) Carbofuran 0.04
(9) o-Dichlorobenzene 0.6
(10) cis-1,2-Dichloroethylene 0.07
(11) trans-1,2-Dichloroethylene 0.1
(12) 2,4-D 0.07
(13) Ethylbenzene 0.7
(14) Lindane 0.0002
(15) Methoxychlor 0.04
(16) Monochlorobenzene 0.1
(17) Styrene 0.1
(18) Toluene 1
(19) 2,4,5-TP 0.05
(20) Xylenes (total) 10
(21) Dalapon 0.2
(22) Di(2-ethylhexyl)adipate .4
(23) Dinoseb .007
(24) Diquat .02
(25) Endothall .1
(26) Endrin .002
(27) Glyphosate .7
(28) Hexachlorocyclopentadiene .05
(29) Oxamyl (Vydate) .2
(30) Picloram .5
(31) Simazine .004
(32) 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene .07
(33) 1,1,2-Trichloroethane .003

Cite as 40 C.F.R. § 141.50

History. 50 FR 46901, Nov. 13, 1985, as amended at 52 FR 20674, June 2, 1987; 52 FR 25716, July 8, 1987; 56 FR 3592, Jan. 30, 1991; 56 FR 30280, July 1, 1991; 57 FR 31846, July 17, 1992