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Monochloroacetic acid

Clarksville Waterworks

Monochloroacetic 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.

 

18

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010ND40ND
2011ND20ND
2012ND10ND
2013ND10ND
2014ND40ND
2015ND60ND

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2010-02-0410036003201ND
2010-05-2510146001601ND
2010-08-0210217003001ND
2010-11-0210308008801ND
2011-01-1611021000101ND
2011-04-0611097003001ND
2012-05-2912152006201ND
2013-05-0713128000901ND
2014-05-0514128012701ND
2014-11-1014317004301ND
2014-11-1014317004401ND
2014-12-0214338002901ND
2015-03-1015070002001ND
2015-03-1015070002101ND
2015-05-2015141008001ND
2015-05-2015141008901ND
2015-08-1015223000101ND
2015-08-1015223000201ND