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Bromochloroacetic acid in Nebraska


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 Nebraska

81 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
(Range)
1City of Papillion
Papillion, NE
21,60020 of 206.79 ppb
(2 to 11 ppb)
2City of West Point
West Point, NE
3,6605 of 56.54 ppb
(4.7 to 9.9 ppb)
3Cedar-Knox Rwd
Hartington, NE
2,20020 of 206.18 ppb
(2.83 to 9.47 ppb)
4Village of Fordyce
Fordyce, NE
18917 of 186.17 ppb
(0 to 9.3 ppb)
5Village of Crofton
Crofton, NE
77319 of 195.81 ppb
(3.7 to 7.9 ppb)
6Otoe Co. Rwd # 1
Nebraska City, NE
1,53020 of 205.65 ppb
(2.4 to 10 ppb)
7City of Nebraska City
Nebraska City, NE
6,59110 of 105.6 ppb
(2 to 7.9 ppb)
8City of Kearney
Kearney, NE
24,88922 of 225.6 ppb
(2.1 to 7.78 ppb)
9City of Fort Calhoun
Fort Calhoun, NE
80019 of 195.51 ppb
(1.4 to 8.8 ppb)
10Papio-Missouri River Nrd Washington
Omaha, NE
1,02021 of 215.39 ppb
(2.2 to 9.6 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 Nebraska

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Nebraska