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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Monobromoacetic acid

Anson County 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.

 

77

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
2013ND130ND
2014ND160ND
2015ND160ND
20160.575 ppb161ND - 9.20 ppb
2017ND160ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 25 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 25 ppb for monobromoacetic acid was proposed in 2020 by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk.. This health guideline protects against muscular degeneration.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2013-05-2292159149001ND
2013-05-2292159149002ND
2013-05-2292159149003ND
2013-08-2192169805004-2ND
2013-08-2192169805003-2ND
2013-08-2192169805001-2ND
2013-08-2192169805004ND
2013-08-2192169805003ND
2013-08-2192169805001ND
2013-11-2092180597001-2ND
2013-11-2092180597002-2ND
2013-11-2092180597003-2ND
2013-11-2092180597004-2ND
2014-03-2692195050002DIS-2ND
2014-03-2692195050003DIS-2ND
2014-03-2692195050004DIS-2ND
2014-03-2692195050001DIS-2ND
2014-05-2192202517004DIS-2ND
2014-05-2192202517001DIS-2ND
2014-05-2192202517002DIS-2ND
2014-05-2192202517003DIS-2ND
2014-08-2292214563003TTH-2ND
2014-08-2292214563004TTH-2ND
2014-08-2292214563002TTH-2ND
2014-08-2292214563001TTH-2ND
2014-11-1892226519004TTH-2ND
2014-11-1892226519003TTH-2ND
2014-11-1892226519002TTH-2ND
2014-11-1892226519001TTH-2ND
2015-02-18ND
2015-02-18ND
2015-02-18ND
2015-02-18ND
2015-05-20ND
2015-05-20ND
2015-05-20ND
2015-05-20ND
2015-08-19ND
2015-08-19ND
2015-08-19ND
2015-08-19ND
2015-11-18ND
2015-11-18ND
2015-11-18ND
2015-11-18ND
2016-02-1792287116004TTH-2ND
2016-02-1792287116003TTH-2ND
2016-02-1792287116002TTH-2ND
2016-02-1792287116001TTH-2ND
2016-05-1992298434004TTH-2ND
2016-05-1992298434003TTH-29.20 ppb
2016-05-1992298434002TTH-2ND
2016-05-1992298434001TTH-2ND
2016-08-1792309424001TTH-2ND
2016-08-1792309424002TTH-2ND
2016-08-1792309424003TTH-2ND
2016-08-1792309424004TTH-2ND
2016-11-1692320211004TTH-2ND
2016-11-1692320211003TTH-2ND
2016-11-1692320211002TTH-2ND
2016-11-1692320211001TTH-2ND
2017-02-1592330355001TTHND
2017-02-1592330355002TTHND
2017-02-1592330355003TTHND
2017-02-1592330355004TTHND
2017-05-1292341157004TTHND
2017-05-1292341157003TTHND
2017-05-1292341157002TTHND
2017-05-1292341157001TTHND
2017-08-1692352111005TTHND
2017-08-1692352111002TTHND
2017-08-1692352111001TTHND
2017-08-1792352111004TTHND
2017-11-1592363800001TTHND
2017-11-1592363800002TTHND
2017-11-1592363800003TTHND
2017-11-1592363800004TTHND