Contaminants

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Dinoseb

Dinoseb is an herbicide historically used on soybeans and vegetables; it is associated with birth defects and reproductive difficulties and has been banned in the U.S. since 1986.

Dissolved Solids

Disintegrated organic and inorganic material in water. Excessive amounts make water unfit to drink or use in industrial processes.