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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

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Bromochloromethane

Southeastern Water Assoc/Nelson Valley

NOTE: Southeastern Water Assoc/Nelson Valley purchases water from Somerset Water Service which is required to test for bromochloromethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Somerset Water Service.

Bromochloromethane is a tap water disinfection byproduct; it is also used as an intermediate in chemical manufacturing and as a fire extinguishing agent. Disinfection byproducts in drinking water increase the risk of cancer.

 

4

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2014ND20ND
2015ND40ND
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A
2018N/A00N/A
2019N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Southeastern Water Assoc/Nelson Valley purchases water from Somerset Water Service which is required to test for bromochloromethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Somerset Water Service.

Date Lab ID Result
2013-08-12M13-20868-01ND
2013-11-12M13-25415-01ND
2014-02-10201402180128AMND
2014-05-12201405160412AMND