40 CFR 141.50 - Maximum contaminant level goals for organic contaminants.

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§ 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
[ 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]

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Title 40 published on 2015-08-22

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 40 CFR Part 141 after this date.

  • 2017-01-17; vol. 82 # 10 - Tuesday, January 17, 2017
    1. 82 FR 4805 - Use of Lead Free Pipes, Fittings, Fixtures, Solder and Flux for Drinking Water
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      Proposed rule.
      Comments must be received on or before April 17, 2017.
      40 CFR Parts 141 and 143