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Monobromoacetic acid

Boone County PWSD 9

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.

 

12

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2010ND40ND
2011ND20ND
2012ND10ND
2013ND10ND
2014ND20ND
2015ND20ND

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2010-02-24AB12951ND
2010-05-17AB18995ND
2010-08-11AB30659ND
2010-11-29AB36931ND
2011-02-22AB40652ND
2011-06-28AB48963ND
2012-06-26AB75168ND
2013-06-13AC01320ND
2014-06-24AC28756ND
2014-06-24AC28755ND
2015-06-29AC51315ND
2015-06-29AC51316ND