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Monobromoacetic acid

Wheatley Waterworks

Monobromoacetic 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.

 

13

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011ND10ND
2012N/A00N/A
2013N/A00N/A
2014ND40ND
2015ND80ND

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2011-08-3111244001601ND
2014-07-1414198002101ND
2014-07-1414198004401ND
2014-10-1314289001001ND
2014-10-1314289001101ND
2015-01-1215015009601ND
2015-01-1215015009501ND
2015-04-0815099009801ND
2015-04-0815099009701ND
2015-08-2415238000901ND
2015-08-2415238001001ND
2015-11-2315328001801ND
2015-11-2315328001701ND