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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Monobromoacetic acid

City of Dunn

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.

 

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
20150.163 ppb162ND - 1.50 ppb
2016ND160ND
20170.413 ppb165ND - 1.40 ppb

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
2013-11-12C311948-02ND
2013-11-12C311948-04RE1ND
2013-11-12C311948-03RE1ND
2013-11-12C311948-01ND
2014-02-18C315794-01ND
2014-02-18C315794-04ND
2014-02-18C315794-03ND
2014-02-18C315794-02ND
2014-05-13C402465-04RE1ND
2014-05-13C402465-03RE1ND
2014-05-13C402465-02RE1ND
2014-05-13C402465-01RE1ND
2014-08-14C406838-01ND
2014-08-14C406838-02ND
2014-08-14C406838-03RE1ND
2014-08-14C406838-04RE1ND
2014-11-17C411109-04RE1ND
2014-11-17C411109-03ND
2014-11-17C411109-02RE1ND
2014-11-17C411109-01RE1ND
2015-02-18ND
2015-02-18ND
2015-02-18ND
2015-02-18ND
2015-05-11ND
2015-05-11ND
2015-05-11ND
2015-05-11ND
2015-08-13ND
2015-08-13ND
2015-08-13ND
2015-08-13ND
2015-11-171.50 ppb
2015-11-171.10 ppb
2015-11-17ND
2015-11-17ND
2016-02-17C515215-04ND
2016-02-17C515215-03ND
2016-02-17C515215-02ND
2016-02-17C515215-01ND
2016-05-17CZ02416-04ND
2016-05-17CZ02416-03ND
2016-05-17CZ02416-02ND
2016-05-17CZ02416-01ND
2016-08-16CZ07775-01ND
2016-08-16CZ07775-02RE1ND
2016-08-16CZ07775-03ND
2016-08-16CZ07775-04ND
2016-11-08CZ13539-04ND
2016-11-08CZ13539-03ND
2016-11-08CZ13539-02ND
2016-11-08CZ13539-01ND
2017-02-08CZ18607-01ND
2017-02-08CZ18607-02ND
2017-02-08CZ18607-03ND
2017-02-08CZ18607-04ND
2017-05-09CA04318-04ND
2017-05-09CA04318-03ND
2017-05-09CA04318-02ND
2017-05-09CA04318-01ND
2017-08-07CA08144-04ND
2017-08-07CA08144-03ND
2017-08-07CA08144-021.40 ppb
2017-08-07CA08144-01ND
2017-11-07CA13634-011.20 ppb
2017-11-07CA13634-021.40 ppb
2017-11-07CA13634-031.30 ppb
2017-11-07CA13634-041.30 ppb