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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Monobromoacetic acid

City of Flint

NOTE: City of Flint purchases water from Great Lakes Water Authority which is required to test for monobromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Great Lakes Water Authority.

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.

 

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Samples

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Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND170ND
2013ND160ND
2014ND310ND
2015N/A00N/A
2016N/A00N/A
2017N/A00N/A

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: City of Flint purchases water from Great Lakes Water Authority which is required to test for monobromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Great Lakes Water Authority.

Date Lab ID Result