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Bromochloroacetic acid in Michigan

Bromochloroacetic acid is a disinfection byproduct, and is formed when chlorine, chloramines or other disinfectants react with organic and inorganic matter in water. [read more]

The Most Polluted Communities in Michigan

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

Ranked by highest average Bromochloroacetic acid level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
Deerfield, MI
1,0066 of 68.13 ppb
(4 to 13 ppb)
2Franklin Quincy Water Authorit
Hancock, MI
2601 of 18 ppb
(8 ppb)
3City of Bay City
Bay City, MI
36,8174 of 47.94 ppb
(3.5 to 9.5 ppb)
Ironwood, MI
7,0001 of 17 ppb
(7 ppb)
Hancock, MI
4,5001 of 17 ppb
(7 ppb)
6Springbrook Manor Mhp
Chesterfield, MI
1,0081 of 17 ppb
(7 ppb)
7Bad Axe
Bad Axe, MI
3,5744 of 46.63 ppb
(5 to 8.5 ppb)
Adrian, MI
22,2755 of 56.3 ppb
(4 to 8.5 ppb)
9Muskegon Heights
Muskegon Heights, MI
12,0494 of 46.19 ppb
(5 to 7.25 ppb)
10Monroe South County
Temperance, MI
30,0005 of 56.16 ppb
(4.38 to 8.67 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Bromochloroacetic acid

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

Violation Summary for Bromochloroacetic acid in Michigan

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Michigan