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Bromochloroacetic acid in Nevada

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 Nevada

3 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
1City of Henderson
Boulder City, NV
246,0001 of 12.6 ppb
(2.6 ppb)
2Tolas Park Mhp
Fallon, NV
541 of 12.2 ppb
(2.2 ppb)
3Big Bend Water District
Laughlin, NV
8,3001 of 10.95 ppb
(0.95 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 Nevada

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Nevada