Menu

EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

Donate

Monobromoacetic acid

Corydon Water Supply

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.

 

58

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2014ND80ND
2015ND80ND
2016ND80ND
2017ND110ND
20180.258 ppb122ND - 2.03 ppb
2019ND110ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 25 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 25 ppb for monobromoacetic acid was proposed in 2020 by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk.. This health guideline protects against muscular degeneration.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2014-01-152030436ND
2014-01-152029755ND
2014-04-092045970ND
2014-04-092045971ND
2014-07-092062671ND
2014-07-092062670ND
2014-10-152086558ND
2014-10-152086563ND
2015-01-14OE210436ND
2015-01-14OE210437ND
2015-04-08OE229785ND
2015-04-08OE229784ND
2015-07-071G50832-01ND
2015-07-071G50832-02ND
2015-10-201J51624-02ND
2015-10-201J51624-01ND
2016-01-261A61632-01ND
2016-01-261A61632-02ND
2016-04-121D61235-01ND
2016-04-121D61235-02ND
2016-07-131G61021-01ND
2016-07-131G61021-02ND
2016-10-181J61453-01ND
2016-10-181J61453-02ND
2017-01-091A70518-01ND
2017-01-091A70518-02ND
2017-04-111D71056-01ND
2017-04-111D71056-02ND
2017-04-111D71056-03ND
2017-07-251G71867-01ND
2017-07-251G71867-03ND
2017-07-251G71867-02ND
2017-10-241J71939-03ND
2017-10-241J71939-01ND
2017-10-241J71939-02ND
2018-01-161A81123-03ND
2018-01-161A81123-02ND
2018-01-161A81123-01ND
2018-04-171D81553-031.07 ppb
2018-04-171D81553-022.03 ppb
2018-04-171D81553-01ND
2018-07-171G81544-03ND
2018-07-171G81544-02ND
2018-07-171G81544-01ND
2018-10-161J81542-01ND
2018-10-161J81542-03ND
2018-10-161J81542-02ND
2019-01-151A91413-03ND
2019-01-151A91413-02ND
2019-01-151A91413-01ND
2019-04-161D91538-03ND
2019-04-161D91538-02ND
2019-04-161D91538-01ND
2019-07-161G91708-03ND
2019-07-161G91708-01ND
2019-07-161G91708-02ND
2019-10-151J91481-01ND
2019-10-221J92092-02ND