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Dibromoacetic acid

Municipality of Anchorage

Dibromoacetic acid, one of the group of five haloacetic acids regulated by federal standards, is formed when chlorine or other disinfectants are used to treat drinking water. Haloacetic acids and other disinfection byproducts increase the risk of cancer and may cause problems during pregnancy. Click here to read more about disinfection byproducts.

 

193

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND270ND
2013ND320ND
2014ND320ND
2015ND330ND
2016ND340ND
2017ND350ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.04 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.04 ppb for dibromoacetic acid was defined in a peer-reviewed scientific study by EWG and represents a on-in-a-million lifetime cancer risk level. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-24DH*A1201200-03BND
2012-01-24DH*A1201200-04BND
2012-01-24DH*A1201200-05BND
2012-04-24DH*A1204332-03BND
2012-04-24DH*A1204332-04BND
2012-04-24DH*A1204332-05BND
2012-04-24DH*A1204332-06BND
2012-04-24DH*A1204332-07BND
2012-04-24DH*A1204332-08BND
2012-04-24DH*A1204332-09BND
2012-04-24DH*A1204332-10BND
2012-07-25DH*A1207441-03BND
2012-07-25DH*A1207441-08BND
2012-07-26DH*A1207479-01BND
2012-07-26DH*A1207479-02BND
2012-07-26DH*A1207479-03BND
2012-07-26DH*A1207479-04BND
2012-07-26DH*A1207479-05BND
2012-07-26DH*A1207479-06BND
2012-10-15DH*A1210254-05BND
2012-11-02DH*A1211026-01BND
2012-11-02DH*A1211026-02BND
2012-11-02DH*A1211026-03BND
2012-11-02DH*A1211026-04BND
2012-11-02DH*A1211026-05BND
2012-11-02DH*A1211026-06BND
2012-11-02DH*A1211026-07BND
2013-01-30DH*A1302011-03BND
2013-01-30DH*A1302011-04BND
2013-01-30DH*A1302011-05BND
2013-01-30DH*A1302011-06BND
2013-01-30DH*A1302011-07BND
2013-01-30DH*A1302011-08BND
2013-01-30DH*A1302011-09BND
2013-01-30DH*A1302011-10BND
2013-04-15DH*A1304291-03BND
2013-04-15DH*A1304291-05BND
2013-04-15DH*A1304291-06BND
2013-04-15DH*A1304291-07BND
2013-04-15DH*A1304291-08BND
2013-04-15DH*A1304291-09BND
2013-04-15DH*A1304291-10BND
2013-04-15DH*A1304291-11BND
2013-07-24DH*A1307509-03BND
2013-07-24DH*A1307509-05BND
2013-07-24DH*A1307509-06BND
2013-07-24DH*A1307509-07BND
2013-07-24DH*A1307509-08BND
2013-07-24DH*A1307509-09BND
2013-07-24DH*A1307509-10BND
2013-07-24DH*A1307509-11BND
2013-10-10DH*A1310272-08BND
2013-10-10DH*A1310272-11BND
2013-10-11DH*A1310272-03BND
2013-10-11DH*A1310272-05BND
2013-10-11DH*A1310272-06BND
2013-10-11DH*A1310272-07BND
2013-10-11DH*A1310272-09BND
2013-10-11DH*A1310272-10BND
2014-01-21DH*A1401256-08BND
2014-01-21DH*A1401256-11BND
2014-01-23DH*A1401256-03BND
2014-01-23DH*A1401256-05BND
2014-01-23DH*A1401256-06BND
2014-01-23DH*A1401256-07BND
2014-01-23DH*A1401256-09BND
2014-01-23DH*A1401256-10BND
2014-04-15DH*A1404326-03BND
2014-04-15DH*A1404326-04BND
2014-04-15DH*A1404326-05BND
2014-04-15DH*A1404326-07BND
2014-04-15DH*A1404326-08BND
2014-04-15DH*A1404326-09BND
2014-04-15DH*A1404326-10BND
2014-04-15DH*A1404326-11BND
2014-07-24DH*A1407502-03BND
2014-07-24DH*A1407502-05BND
2014-07-24DH*A1407502-06BND
2014-07-24DH*A1407502-07BND
2014-07-24DH*A1407502-08BND
2014-07-24DH*A1407502-09BND
2014-07-24DH*A1407502-10BND
2014-07-24DH*A1407502-11BND
2014-10-20DH*3126741ND
2014-10-20DH*3126742ND
2014-10-21DH*3127516ND
2014-10-21DH*3127517ND
2014-10-21DH*3127518ND
2014-10-21DH*3127519ND
2014-10-21DH*3127520ND
2014-10-21DH*3127521ND
2015-01-21DH*A1501311-03BND
2015-01-21DH*A1501311-05BND
2015-01-21DH*A1501311-06BND
2015-01-21DH*A1501311-07BND
2015-01-21DH*A1501311-09BND
2015-01-21DH*A1501311-10BND
2015-01-23DH*A1502139-01BND
2015-01-23DH*A1502139-02BND
2015-04-15DH*280-68081-1ND
2015-04-15DH*280-68081-2ND
2015-04-27DH*280-68543-1ND
2015-04-27DH*280-68544-1ND
2015-04-27DH*280-68544-2ND
2015-04-27DH*280-68544-3ND
2015-04-27DH*280-68544-4ND
2015-04-29DH*280-68668-1ND
2015-07-06DH*3282076ND
2015-07-06DH*3282077ND
2015-07-06DH*3282078ND
2015-07-06DH*3282079ND
2015-07-06DH*3282080ND
2015-07-06DH*3282081ND
2015-07-07DH*3282084ND
2015-07-07DH*3282085ND
2015-10-19DH*280-75754-1ND
2015-10-19DH*280-75754-2ND
2015-10-212H*3345892ND
2015-10-21DH*3345864ND
2015-10-21DH*3345894ND
2015-10-21DH*3345896ND
2015-10-21DH*3345898ND
2015-10-21DH*3345900ND
2015-11-04DH*280-76487-1ND
2016-01-19DH*280-79112-1ND
2016-01-19DH*280-79112-2ND
2016-01-19DH*280-79112-3ND
2016-01-19DH*280-79113-1ND
2016-01-20DH*280-79144-1ND
2016-01-20DH*280-79144-2ND
2016-01-20DH*280-79144-3ND
2016-01-20DH*280-79144-4ND
2016-04-05DH*3426765ND
2016-04-06DH*280-81769-1ND
2016-04-06DH*280-81769-2ND
2016-04-06DH*280-81769-3ND
2016-04-06DH*280-81769-4ND
2016-04-06DH*280-81769-5ND
2016-04-06DH*280-81769-6ND
2016-04-06DH*280-81769-7ND
2016-07-05DH*280-85351-1ND
2016-07-05DH*280-85352-1ND
2016-07-05DH*280-85352-2ND
2016-07-05DH*280-85352-3ND
2016-07-06DH*280-85379-1ND
2016-07-06DH*280-85379-2ND
2016-07-06DH*280-85379-3ND
2016-07-06DH*280-85379-4ND
2016-07-21DH*280-86083-1ND
2016-10-03DH*280-89295-1ND
2016-10-03DH*280-89295-2ND
2016-10-03DH*280-89295-4ND
2016-10-04DH*280-89297-1ND
2016-10-24DH*3572278ND
2016-10-24DH*3572280ND
2016-10-24DH*3572283ND
2016-10-24DH*3572285ND
2016-10-24DH*3572287ND
2017-01-18DH*3624238ND
2017-01-18DH*3624245ND
2017-01-19DH*440-174639-1ND
2017-01-27DH*440-175162-1ND
2017-01-27DH*440-175162-2ND
2017-01-27DH*440-175162-3ND
2017-01-27DH*440-175162-4ND
2017-01-27DH*440-175162-5ND
2017-01-27DH*440-175162-6ND
2017-04-11DH*3673684ND
2017-04-11DH*3673686ND
2017-04-11DH*3673689ND
2017-04-12DH*3674402ND
2017-04-12DH*3674405ND
2017-04-19DH*3679091ND
2017-04-19DH*3679093ND
2017-04-19DH*3679095ND
2017-04-19DH*3679097ND
2017-08-16DH*3760866ND
2017-08-16DH*3760932ND
2017-08-16DH*3760934ND
2017-08-16DH*3760936ND
2017-08-16DH*3760938ND
2017-08-16DH*3760940ND
2017-08-16DH*3760942ND
2017-08-16DH*3760944ND
2017-08-16DH*3760946ND
2017-10-10DH*3798281ND
2017-10-10DH*3798283ND
2017-10-24DH*3808047ND
2017-10-24DH*3808050ND
2017-10-25DH*3808962ND
2017-10-25DH*3808965ND
2017-10-25DH*3808967ND
2017-10-25DH*3808969ND