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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dibromoacetic acid

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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.

 

5

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
20130.560 ppb110.560 ppb
2014ND10ND
20150.570 ppb110.570 ppb
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-09-10602940DF0.560 ppb
2014-08-18176210ND
2015-08-253941290.570 ppb
2016-08-08599723ND
2017-08-29829838ND