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Monobromoacetic acid in Arkansas


Monobromoacetic acid is a disinfection byproduct regulated by EPA as one of five haloacetic acids that are formed when chlorine, chloramines or other disinfectants react with organic and inorganic matter in water. [read more]

The Most Polluted Communities in Arkansas

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

Ranked by highest average Monobromoacetic acid level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Kelso-Rohwer Water Association
Dumas, AR
5974 of 67.62 ppb
(0 to 21.13 ppb)
2SW Warren Water Association
Warren, AR
7206 of 75.56 ppb
(0 to 8.5 ppb)
3Walnut Hill Water Association
Bradley, AR
2662 of 25.45 ppb
(2 to 8.9 ppb)
4Bradley Waterworks
Bradley, AR
4821 of 35.2 ppb
(0 to 15.6 ppb)
5Mitchellville Waterworks
Dumas, AR
4752 of 24.45 ppb
(2.7 to 6.2 ppb)
6Warren Waterworks
Warren, AR
6,8771 of 14.4 ppb
(4.4 ppb)
7Bradley Co Rural Water Association
Warren, AR
1,1155 of 84.3 ppb
(0 to 10.2 ppb)
8Parkdale Waterworks
Parkdale, AR
3241 of 14.2 ppb
(4.2 ppb)
9Dyess Rural Water
Dyess, AR
3431 of 23.75 ppb
(0 to 7.5 ppb)
10E Cass Water Supply Corp
Bivins, AR
1407 of 153.27 ppb
(0 to 14.5 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Monobromoacetic acid

StandardDescriptionLevel
Maximum Contaminant Limit (MCL)The enforceable standard which defines the highest level of a contaminant that is allowed in drinking water. MCLs are set as close to health-based limits (Maximum Contaminant Level Goals, or MCLGs) as feasible using the best available analytical and treatment technologies and taking cost into consideration. Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.60 ppb

Violation Summary for Monobromoacetic acid in Arkansas

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Arkansas