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Bromochloromethane

City of Federal Heights

Bromochloromethane is a tap water disinfection byproduct; it is also used as an intermediate in chemical manufacturing and as a fire extinguishing agent. Disinfection byproducts in drinking water increase the risk of cancer.

 

7

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
2014ND50ND
2015ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Result
2011-12-08ND
2014-05-21ND
2014-05-21ND
2014-08-26ND
2014-11-19ND
2014-11-19ND
2015-02-24ND