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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Chlorodibromoacetic acid

Macon County PWSD 1

Chlorodibromoacetic acid is formed when chlorine or other disinfectants are used to treat drinking water. Disinfection byproducts increase the risk of cancer and may cause problems during pregnancy.

 

68

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
2013ND40ND
2014ND160ND
2015ND160ND
2016ND160ND
2017ND160ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.02 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.02 ppb for chlorodibromoacetic acid was defined in a peer-reviewed scientific study by EWG and represents a on-in-a-million lifetime cancer risk level. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-12-09AC15975ND
2013-12-09AC15973ND
2013-12-09AC15974ND
2013-12-09AC15976ND
2014-03-12AC19927ND
2014-03-12AC19926ND
2014-03-12AC19925ND
2014-03-12AC19924ND
2014-06-24AC28712ND
2014-06-24AC28714ND
2014-06-24AC28716ND
2014-06-24AC28718ND
2014-08-27AC34613ND
2014-08-27AC34614ND
2014-08-27AC34612ND
2014-08-27AC34611ND
2014-12-17AC39531ND
2014-12-17AC39530ND
2014-12-17AC39528ND
2014-12-17AC39529ND
2015-03-19AC43609ND
2015-03-19AC43610ND
2015-03-19AC43607ND
2015-03-19AC43608ND
2015-06-24AC51285ND
2015-06-24AC51286ND
2015-06-24AC51283ND
2015-06-24AC51284ND
2015-10-26AC59560ND
2015-10-26AC59558ND
2015-10-26AC59557ND
2015-10-27AC59559ND
2015-11-23AC62764ND
2015-11-23AC62765ND
2015-11-23AC62763ND
2015-11-23AC62766ND
2016-02-24AC66310ND
2016-02-24AC66307ND
2016-02-24AC66309ND
2016-02-24AC66308ND
2016-05-24AC72003ND
2016-05-24AC72002ND
2016-05-24AC72000ND
2016-05-24AC72001ND
2016-08-08AC81602ND
2016-08-08AC81603ND
2016-08-08AC81604ND
2016-08-08AC81605ND
2016-11-17AC86900ND
2016-11-17AC86901ND
2016-11-17AC86902ND
2016-11-17AC86899ND
2017-02-22AC90763ND
2017-02-22AC90765ND
2017-02-22AC90766ND
2017-02-22AC90764ND
2017-05-16AC95737ND
2017-05-16AC95736ND
2017-05-16AC95735ND
2017-05-16AC95734ND
2017-08-14AD03325ND
2017-08-14AD03322ND
2017-08-14AD03323ND
2017-08-14AD03324ND
2017-11-20AD09448ND
2017-11-20AD09449ND
2017-11-20AD09450ND
2017-11-20AD09451ND