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Monobromoacetic acid

Town of Iota Water System

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.

 

16

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010N/A00N/A
2011N/A00N/A
2012ND20ND
2013ND60ND
2014ND40ND
2015ND40ND

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-07-18L0017925-02ND
2012-07-18L0017925-02ND
2013-11-12L0036566-02ND
2013-11-12L0036566-02ND
2013-12-10L0037775-09ND
2013-12-10L0037775-10ND
2013-12-10L0037775-10ND
2013-12-10L0037775-09ND
2014-12-09L0051816-02ND
2014-12-09L0051816-01ND
2014-12-09L0051816-01ND
2014-12-09L0051816-02ND
2015-12-01LA14577-2ND
2015-12-01LA14577-1ND
2015-12-01LA14577-2ND
2015-12-01LA14577-1ND