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Lacey Twp Mua Utilities - Toms River, NJ


Serves 26,240 people

Dibromomethane

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.
 
This Drinking Water System
Test Days Exceeding Health GuidelinesDefinition of what this is
0 days
Test Days Exceeding Legal LimitsNumber of days in which the samples taken in that day exceed the Maximum Contaminant Level (Depending on the contaminant and its MCL, that may or may not trigger an MCL violation. Some MCLs are based on averages spanning several months to a year)
0 days
Test DaysNumber of days in which this chemical has reported results in the data we received from the State
13 days
Tests ConductedNumber of individual tests done for this contaminant
26 tests

Testing Summary

ContaminantAverage/
Maximum
Result
Health Limit
Exceeded
Legal Limit
Exceeded

Testing History

-Tested      -Detected      -Over Health Guidelines      -Over Legal Limit*
DibromomethaneDibromomethane is an unregulated byproduct of tap water disinfection and a manufactured chemical used in chemical synthesis and as an ingredient in fire extinguishing fluids.0 ppb
0 ppb
NoLegal at any levelThis is the Federal Limit. State Limits may be lower.
NOTE: Each dot in the above graph represents one month.
* Water utilities are noted as exceeding the legal limit if any test is above the maximum contaminant level (MCL). Most MCLs are based on annual averages so exceeding the MCL for one test does not necessarily indicate that the system is out of compliance.

Health Based and Legal Limits for Dibromomethane

Health Based Limits for Dibromomethane

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

Testing Results

Testing DateAverage
Result
Samples taken that dayNumber of Non-DetectsRange of Results
2006-06-260 ppb110 ppb
2006-06-130 ppb220 ppb
2005-11-040 ppb330 ppb
2005-10-200 ppb330 ppb
2005-06-020 ppb330 ppb
2005-03-290 ppb110 ppb
2005-03-230 ppb110 ppb
2004-11-040 ppb330 ppb
2004-07-140 ppb220 ppb
2004-07-090 ppb110 ppb
2004-04-060 ppb330 ppb
2004-03-240 ppb110 ppb
2004-02-190 ppb220 ppb