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Dibromomethane in Michigan


Dibromomethane is an unregulated byproduct of tap water disinfection and a manufactured chemical used in chemical synthesis and as an ingredient in fire extinguishing fluids.

The Most Polluted Communities in Michigan

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

Ranked by highest average Dibromomethane level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Ironwood Township
Ironwood, MI
9331 of 11.3 ppb
(1.3 ppb)
2Allegan County Services Center
Allegan, MI
1011 of 10.9 ppb
(0.9 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Dibromomethane

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

Violation Summary for Dibromomethane in Michigan

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Michigan