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National Drinking Water Database

Puddledock Road Utilities - Fort Lee, VA

Serves 6,525 people


Bromide is a naturally occurring element found in surface waters and groundwater and contributes to the formation of toxic tap water disinfection byproducts.
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
33 days
Tests ConductedNumber of individual tests done for this contaminant
102 tests

Testing Summary

Health Limit
Legal Limit

Testing History

-Tested      -Detected      -Over Health Guidelines      -Over Legal Limit*
BromideBromide is a naturally occurring element found in surface waters and groundwater and contributes to the formation of toxic tap water disinfection byproducts.6.85 ppb
95 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 Bromide

Health Based Limits for Bromide

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

Testing Results

Testing DateAverage
Samples taken that dayNumber of Non-DetectsRange of Results
2009-04-060 ppb330 ppb
2009-01-080 ppb330 ppb
2008-10-060 ppb330 ppb
2008-07-020 ppb330 ppb
2008-04-030 ppb330 ppb
2008-01-070 ppb330 ppb
2006-10-060 ppb330 ppb
2006-07-060 ppb330 ppb
2006-04-034.3 ppb320 to 12.9 ppb
2006-01-030 ppb220 ppb
2005-12-080 ppb330 ppb
2005-11-220 ppb330 ppb
2005-10-070 ppb330 ppb
2005-09-060 ppb330 ppb
2005-08-092.28 ppb320 to 6.85 ppb
2005-07-140 ppb330 ppb
2005-06-200 ppb330 ppb
2005-05-196.99 ppb304.73 to 9.45 ppb
2005-04-0611.07 ppb3010.2 to 11.7 ppb
2005-03-080 ppb330 ppb
2005-02-090 ppb330 ppb
2005-01-282.5 ppb320 to 7.51 ppb
2005-01-030 ppb110 ppb
2004-12-075.95 ppb305.21 to 7.12 ppb
2004-11-027.09 ppb306.47 to 7.76 ppb
2004-10-156.39 ppb306.37 to 6.42 ppb
2004-09-173.43 ppb320 to 10.3 ppb
2004-08-177.7 ppb305.3 to 11.7 ppb
2004-07-290 ppb330 ppb
2004-06-220 ppb330 ppb
2004-05-1767 ppb320 to 201 ppb
2004-04-286.37 ppb320 to 19.1 ppb
2004-02-1795 ppb960 to 342 ppb