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Monobromoacetic acid

Homer

NOTE: Homer purchases water from Banks County - Mountain Creek which is required to test for monobromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Banks County - Mountain Creek.

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.

 

60

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND160ND
2013ND40ND
2014ND80ND
2015ND80ND
2016ND80ND
2017ND80ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Homer purchases water from Banks County - Mountain Creek which is required to test for monobromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Banks County - Mountain Creek.

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-31AH52409ND
2012-01-31AH52408ND
2012-01-31AH52407ND
2012-01-31AH52406ND
2012-05-01AH57735ND
2012-05-01AH57736ND
2012-05-01AH57737ND
2012-05-01AH57738ND
2012-09-12AH77932ND
2012-09-12AH77931ND
2012-09-12AH77930ND
2012-09-12AH77929ND
2012-10-16AH81945ND
2012-10-16AH81946ND
2012-10-16AH81947ND
2012-10-16AH81948ND
2013-03-20AH91188ND
2013-03-20AH91187ND
2013-03-20AH91186ND
2013-03-20AH91185ND
2013-04-17AH99337ND
2013-04-17AH99336ND
2013-04-17AH99338ND
2013-04-17AH99339ND
2013-09-03AI13833ND
2013-09-03AI13832ND
2013-12-04AI23997ND
2013-12-04AI23996ND
2014-03-04AI29107ND
2014-03-04AI29106ND
2014-06-03AI42059ND
2014-06-03AI42058ND
2014-09-02AI52073ND
2014-09-02AI52072ND
2014-12-02AI60421ND
2014-12-02AI60420ND
2015-03-02AI65660ND
2015-03-02AI65659ND
2015-06-01AI78384ND
2015-06-01AI78383ND
2015-09-01AI88409ND
2015-09-01AI88408ND
2015-12-01AJ01778ND
2015-12-01AJ01777ND
2016-03-01AJ07227ND
2016-03-01AJ07228ND
2016-06-01AJ13120ND
2016-06-01AJ13119ND
2016-09-07AJ25998ND
2016-09-07AJ25997ND
2016-12-07AJ36330ND
2016-12-07AJ36329ND
2017-03-01AJ47245ND
2017-03-01AJ47246ND
2017-06-05AJ56608ND
2017-06-05AJ56607ND
2017-09-05AJ66819ND
2017-09-05AJ66818ND
2017-12-04AJ74597ND
2017-12-04AJ74596ND