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Dibromoacetic acid

Warren Water District

NOTE: Warren Water District purchases water from Des Moines Water Works which is required to test for dibromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Des Moines Water Works.

Dibromoacetic 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.

 

194

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

176

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20121.56 ppb16161.000 ppb - 3.00 ppb
20132.06 ppb16162.00 ppb - 3.00 ppb
20142.25 ppb16161.000 ppb - 3.00 ppb
20151.69 ppb16161.000 ppb - 3.00 ppb
20161.69 ppb1613ND - 3.00 ppb
20172.31 ppb16161.000 ppb - 3.00 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.04 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.04 ppb for dibromoacetic acid was defined in a peer-reviewed scientific study by EWG and represents a on-in-a-million lifetime cancer risk level. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Warren Water District purchases water from Des Moines Water Works which is required to test for dibromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Des Moines Water Works.

Date Lab ID Result
2012-02-0318864722.00 ppb
2012-02-0318864732.00 ppb
2012-02-0318864742.00 ppb
2012-02-0318864752.00 ppb
2012-02-0318864762.00 ppb
2012-02-0318864772.00 ppb
2012-02-0318865721.000 ppb
2012-02-0318865762.00 ppb
2012-05-011901205ND
2012-05-011901206ND
2012-05-0119012071.000 ppb
2012-05-0119012081.000 ppb
2012-05-0119012091.000 ppb
2012-05-0119012101.000 ppb
2012-05-0119012032.00 ppb
2012-05-011901204ND
2012-08-2219286853.00 ppb
2012-08-2219277882.00 ppb
2012-08-2219277902.00 ppb
2012-08-2219277912.00 ppb
2012-08-221927792ND
2012-08-2219277932.00 ppb
2012-08-2219277942.00 ppb
2012-08-2219278093.00 ppb
2012-11-2619455341.000 ppb
2012-11-2619455361.000 ppb
2012-11-2619455371.000 ppb
2012-11-2619455381.000 ppb
2012-11-2619455391.000 ppb
2012-11-2619455401.000 ppb
2012-11-2619455412.00 ppb
2012-11-2619455421.000 ppb
2012-11-271947060ND
2013-02-0619602862.00 ppb
2013-02-0619602872.00 ppb
2013-02-0619602882.00 ppb
2013-02-0619602891.000 ppb
2013-02-0619602903.00 ppb
2013-02-0619602912.00 ppb
2013-02-0619602922.00 ppb
2013-02-0619602932.00 ppb
2013-05-1519782872.00 ppb
2013-05-1519782881.000 ppb
2013-05-1519782893.00 ppb
2013-05-1519782911.000 ppb
2013-05-1519782941.000 ppb
2013-05-151978295ND
2013-05-1519782962.00 ppb
2013-05-1519782981.000 ppb
2013-08-0119945883.00 ppb
2013-08-0119945892.00 ppb
2013-08-0119945902.00 ppb
2013-08-0119945922.00 ppb
2013-08-0119946402.00 ppb
2013-08-0119946412.00 ppb
2013-08-0119946422.00 ppb
2013-08-0119946433.00 ppb
2013-11-1220202262.00 ppb
2013-11-1220202282.00 ppb
2013-11-1220202292.00 ppb
2013-11-1220202301.000 ppb
2013-11-1220202312.00 ppb
2013-11-1220202332.00 ppb
2013-11-1220202352.00 ppb
2013-11-1220202362.00 ppb
2014-02-2520383263.00 ppb
2014-02-2520383283.00 ppb
2014-02-2520383291.000 ppb
2014-02-2520367312.00 ppb
2014-02-2520367414.00 ppb
2014-02-2520367502.00 ppb
2014-02-2620367322.00 ppb
2014-02-2620367512.00 ppb
2014-05-1620526812.00 ppb
2014-05-1620521133.00 ppb
2014-05-1620521142.00 ppb
2014-05-1620521151.000 ppb
2014-05-1620521172.00 ppb
2014-05-1620521182.00 ppb
2014-05-1620521192.00 ppb
2014-05-1620521202.00 ppb
2014-08-0120710301.000 ppb
2014-08-0120710311.000 ppb
2014-08-0120710322.00 ppb
2014-08-0120710331.000 ppb
2014-08-0120710341.000 ppb
2014-08-012071035ND
2014-08-0120710361.000 ppb
2014-08-2620752842.00 ppb
2014-11-1020922412.00 ppb
2014-11-1020922423.00 ppb
2014-11-1020922442.00 ppb
2014-11-1020922453.00 ppb
2014-11-1020908452.00 ppb
2014-11-1020908482.00 ppb
2014-11-1120933024.00 ppb
2014-11-2020935002.00 ppb
2015-02-03OE2126961.000 ppb
2015-02-03OE212697ND
2015-02-03OE2126981.000 ppb
2015-02-03OE2127012.00 ppb
2015-02-03OE2127021.000 ppb
2015-02-03OE2127031.000 ppb
2015-02-03OE2127051.000 ppb
2015-02-24OE2157602.00 ppb
2015-05-05OE238960ND
2015-05-05OE2389612.00 ppb
2015-05-05OE2389621.000 ppb
2015-05-05OE2389632.00 ppb
2015-05-05OE238965ND
2015-05-05OE2389641.000 ppb
2015-05-05OE2389671.000 ppb
2015-05-05OE2389661.000 ppb
2015-08-03OE2753362.00 ppb
2015-08-03OE2753402.00 ppb
2015-08-03OE2753412.00 ppb
2015-08-03OE2753381.000 ppb
2015-08-04OE2753482.00 ppb
2015-08-04OE2753502.00 ppb
2015-08-04OE2753492.00 ppb
2015-08-04OE2753512.00 ppb
2015-11-03OE3140911.000 ppb
2015-11-03OE3140892.00 ppb
2015-11-03OE3140901.000 ppb
2015-11-03OE3140922.00 ppb
2015-11-03OE3140932.00 ppb
2015-11-03OE3140941.000 ppb
2015-11-03OE3140952.00 ppb
2015-11-03OE3140962.00 ppb
2016-02-02OE3414601.000 ppb
2016-02-02OE3414621.000 ppb
2016-02-02OE3414642.00 ppb
2016-02-02OE3414672.00 ppb
2016-02-02OE3414683.00 ppb
2016-02-02OE3414632.00 ppb
2016-02-02OE3414692.00 ppb
2016-02-02OE3414701.000 ppb
2016-05-03OE3739491.000 ppb
2016-05-03OE373950ND
2016-05-03OE373954ND
2016-05-03OE3739482.00 ppb
2016-05-03OE3739521.000 ppb
2016-05-03OE373953ND
2016-05-03OE3739551.000 ppb
2016-05-03OE373951ND
2016-08-02OE4099502.00 ppb
2016-08-02OE4099522.00 ppb
2016-08-02OE4099482.00 ppb
2016-08-02OE4099452.00 ppb
2016-08-02OE4099471.000 ppb
2016-08-02OE4099492.00 ppb
2016-08-02OE4099532.00 ppb
2016-08-02OE4099512.00 ppb
2016-11-01OE4478091.000 ppb
2016-11-01OE4478112.00 ppb
2016-11-01OE4478101.000 ppb
2016-11-01OE4478121.000 ppb
2016-11-01OE4478133.00 ppb
2016-11-01OE4478142.00 ppb
2016-11-01OE4478152.00 ppb
2016-11-01OE4478081.000 ppb
2017-02-01OE4767542.00 ppb
2017-02-01OE4767571.000 ppb
2017-02-01OE4767562.00 ppb
2017-02-01OE4767553.00 ppb
2017-02-01OE476746ND
2017-02-01OE476749ND
2017-02-01OE476750ND
2017-02-01OE4767511.000 ppb
2017-05-02OE5088072.00 ppb
2017-05-02OE5088092.00 ppb
2017-05-02OE5088111.000 ppb
2017-05-02OE5088132.00 ppb
2017-05-02OE5088122.00 ppb
2017-05-02OE5088141.000 ppb
2017-05-0517G0834-011.000 ppb
2017-05-05OE5098441.000 ppb
2017-08-01OE5453052.00 ppb
2017-08-01OE5453062.00 ppb
2017-08-01OE5453082.00 ppb
2017-08-01OE5453073.00 ppb
2017-08-01OE5453133.00 ppb
2017-08-01OE5453102.00 ppb
2017-08-01OE5453113.00 ppb
2017-08-01OE5453093.00 ppb
2017-11-01OE5854822.00 ppb
2017-11-01OE5854873.00 ppb
2017-11-01OE5854903.00 ppb
2017-11-01OE585491ND
2017-11-01OE5854883.00 ppb
2017-11-01OE5854933.00 ppb
2017-11-01OE5854943.00 ppb
2017-11-01OE5854892.00 ppb
2017-11-01OE5854923.00 ppb