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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Monochloroacetic acid

Ft Collins Loveland WD

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.

 

30

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012N/A00N/A
2013N/A00N/A
2014N/A00N/A
20151.47 ppb65ND - 4.00 ppb
20160.350 ppb82ND - 1.50 ppb
20171.25 ppb1613ND - 2.10 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Result
2015-04-071.000 ppb
2015-04-07ND
2015-07-071.20 ppb
2015-07-074.00 ppb
2015-10-131.30 ppb
2015-10-131.30 ppb
2016-01-12ND
2016-01-19ND
2016-04-12ND
2016-04-12ND
2016-07-121.50 ppb
2016-07-121.30 ppb
2016-10-11ND
2016-10-11ND
2017-01-111.30 ppb
2017-01-111.70 ppb
2017-01-111.50 ppb
2017-01-111.40 ppb
2017-04-121.80 ppb
2017-04-12ND
2017-04-121.50 ppb
2017-04-12ND
2017-07-051.70 ppb
2017-07-051.000 ppb
2017-07-051.70 ppb
2017-07-051.30 ppb
2017-10-112.10 ppb
2017-10-11ND
2017-10-111.90 ppb
2017-10-111.10 ppb