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Bromodichloroacetic acid

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

 

176

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

174

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20124.20 ppb32321.19 ppb - 6.89 ppb
20134.78 ppb32322.91 ppb - 7.11 ppb
20146.81 ppb3231ND - 11.2 ppb
20156.64 ppb32322.11 ppb - 11.7 ppb
20163.00 ppb32321.38 ppb - 5.47 ppb
20174.17 ppb1615ND - 8.33 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.04 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.04 ppb for bromodichloroacetic 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
2012-02-28AB657485.69 ppb
2012-02-28AB657495.21 ppb
2012-02-28AB657506.25 ppb
2012-02-28AB657516.07 ppb
2012-02-28AB657523.74 ppb
2012-02-28AB657536.50 ppb
2012-02-28AB657544.52 ppb
2012-02-28AB657553.84 ppb
2012-06-12AB707911.20 ppb
2012-06-12AB707922.21 ppb
2012-06-12AB707932.42 ppb
2012-06-12AB707941.19 ppb
2012-06-12AB707951.27 ppb
2012-06-12AB707962.02 ppb
2012-06-12AB707972.56 ppb
2012-06-12AB707983.39 ppb
2012-09-18AB811846.10 ppb
2012-09-18AB811854.58 ppb
2012-09-18AB811865.48 ppb
2012-09-18AB811876.89 ppb
2012-09-18AB811884.12 ppb
2012-09-18AB811896.00 ppb
2012-09-18AB811905.99 ppb
2012-09-18AB811914.04 ppb
2012-12-04AB863373.47 ppb
2012-12-04AB863334.38 ppb
2012-12-04AB863345.26 ppb
2012-12-04AB863355.05 ppb
2012-12-04AB863365.02 ppb
2012-12-04AB863383.60 ppb
2012-12-04AB863393.64 ppb
2012-12-04AB863402.72 ppb
2013-02-27AB920614.68 ppb
2013-02-27AB920625.14 ppb
2013-02-27AB920633.46 ppb
2013-02-27AB920643.72 ppb
2013-02-27AB920654.67 ppb
2013-02-27AB920664.36 ppb
2013-02-27AB920674.21 ppb
2013-02-27AB920685.27 ppb
2013-05-29AB966203.95 ppb
2013-05-29AB966214.89 ppb
2013-05-29AB966224.13 ppb
2013-05-29AB966234.61 ppb
2013-05-29AB966244.99 ppb
2013-05-29AB966254.42 ppb
2013-05-29AB966264.65 ppb
2013-05-29AB966277.11 ppb
2013-08-20AC073184.98 ppb
2013-08-20AC073195.29 ppb
2013-08-20AC073205.85 ppb
2013-08-20AC073174.11 ppb
2013-08-20AC073227.07 ppb
2013-08-20AC073216.10 ppb
2013-08-20AC073154.34 ppb
2013-08-20AC073166.63 ppb
2013-12-03AC141782.93 ppb
2013-12-03AC141793.88 ppb
2013-12-03AC141802.91 ppb
2013-12-03AC141813.34 ppb
2013-12-03AC141825.39 ppb
2013-12-03AC141834.57 ppb
2013-12-03AC141844.26 ppb
2013-12-03AC141856.90 ppb
2014-02-25AC182088.45 ppb
2014-02-25AC1820910.6 ppb
2014-02-25AC18210ND
2014-02-25AC1821110.7 ppb
2014-02-25AC1821211.2 ppb
2014-02-25AC182139.51 ppb
2014-02-25AC182149.48 ppb
2014-02-25AC1821510.1 ppb
2014-05-19AC232165.30 ppb
2014-05-19AC232176.41 ppb
2014-05-19AC232185.34 ppb
2014-05-19AC232195.30 ppb
2014-05-19AC232204.96 ppb
2014-05-19AC232216.09 ppb
2014-05-19AC232226.48 ppb
2014-05-19AC232235.56 ppb
2014-09-23AC334046.42 ppb
2014-09-23AC333985.17 ppb
2014-09-23AC333995.79 ppb
2014-09-23AC334005.84 ppb
2014-09-23AC334017.03 ppb
2014-09-23AC334024.19 ppb
2014-09-23AC334036.99 ppb
2014-09-23AC334054.99 ppb
2014-11-18AC382644.63 ppb
2014-11-18AC382655.30 ppb
2014-11-18AC382664.41 ppb
2014-11-18AC382678.96 ppb
2014-11-18AC382688.43 ppb
2014-11-18AC382697.69 ppb
2014-11-18AC382708.17 ppb
2014-11-18AC382718.41 ppb
2015-02-11AC419953.58 ppb
2015-02-11AC419942.75 ppb
2015-02-11AC419962.11 ppb
2015-02-11AC419983.11 ppb
2015-02-11AC419913.37 ppb
2015-02-11AC419923.42 ppb
2015-02-11AC419973.92 ppb
2015-02-11AC419932.89 ppb
2015-05-19AC465615.82 ppb
2015-05-19AC465647.41 ppb
2015-05-19AC4656210.2 ppb
2015-05-19AC465595.81 ppb
2015-05-19AC465607.24 ppb
2015-05-19AC4656310.3 ppb
2015-05-19AC465659.38 ppb
2015-05-19AC465669.14 ppb
2015-08-24AC574907.35 ppb
2015-08-24AC574937.64 ppb
2015-08-24AC574879.07 ppb
2015-08-24AC574926.92 ppb
2015-08-24AC574917.77 ppb
2015-08-24AC574897.87 ppb
2015-08-24AC574886.14 ppb
2015-08-24AC574869.94 ppb
2015-11-17AC6282811.7 ppb
2015-11-17AC628298.51 ppb
2015-11-17AC628258.70 ppb
2015-11-17AC628328.18 ppb
2015-11-18AC628275.49 ppb
2015-11-18AC628265.64 ppb
2015-11-18AC628305.79 ppb
2015-11-18AC628315.28 ppb
2016-02-18AC663762.98 ppb
2016-02-18AC663742.85 ppb
2016-02-18AC663732.37 ppb
2016-02-18AC663711.84 ppb
2016-02-18AC663785.47 ppb
2016-02-18AC663772.78 ppb
2016-02-18AC663752.34 ppb
2016-02-18AC663722.09 ppb
2016-05-11AC720703.67 ppb
2016-05-11AC720664.73 ppb
2016-05-11AC720673.81 ppb
2016-05-11AC720684.08 ppb
2016-05-11AC720712.40 ppb
2016-05-11AC720724.76 ppb
2016-05-11AC720694.00 ppb
2016-05-11AC720652.20 ppb
2016-08-23AC816602.28 ppb
2016-08-23AC816562.10 ppb
2016-08-23AC816542.51 ppb
2016-08-23AC816553.27 ppb
2016-08-23AC816613.33 ppb
2016-08-23AC816592.69 ppb
2016-08-23AC816583.43 ppb
2016-08-23AC816573.02 ppb
2016-11-15AC869711.90 ppb
2016-11-15AC869701.38 ppb
2016-11-15AC869694.05 ppb
2016-11-15AC869681.50 ppb
2016-11-15AC869642.93 ppb
2016-11-15AC869653.51 ppb
2016-11-15AC869673.32 ppb
2016-11-15AC869662.52 ppb
2017-03-21AC933204.58 ppb
2017-03-21AC933235.92 ppb
2017-03-21AC933217.07 ppb
2017-03-21AC933226.65 ppb
2017-05-09AC957953.90 ppb
2017-05-09AC957975.76 ppb
2017-05-09AC957983.69 ppb
2017-05-09AC957968.33 ppb
2017-08-15AD035073.21 ppb
2017-08-15AD035052.40 ppb
2017-08-15AD035063.23 ppb
2017-08-15AD03504ND
2017-11-14AD095093.88 ppb
2017-11-14AD095082.11 ppb
2017-11-14AD095103.65 ppb
2017-11-14AD095112.27 ppb