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Bromide in Alaska


Bromide is a naturally occurring element found in surface waters and groundwater and contributes to the formation of toxic tap water disinfection byproducts.

The Most Polluted Communities in Alaska

2 water utilities reported detecting Bromide in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average Bromide level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Saint George Water System
Saint George, AK
2001 of 1306 ppb
(306 ppb)
2Wrangell
Wrangell, AK
2,3002 of 260.48 ppb
(0 to 7 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Bromide

There are no health based standards that EWG is using for this chemical

Violation Summary for Bromide in Alaska

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Alaska