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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Monobromoacetic acid

Dakota Adventist Academy

NOTE: Dakota Adventist Academy purchases water from South Central Regional Water District North Burleigh which is required to test for monobromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by South Central Regional Water District North Burleigh.

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.

 

41

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND40ND
2013ND50ND
2014ND10ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

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

NOTE: Dakota Adventist Academy purchases water from South Central Regional Water District North Burleigh which is required to test for monobromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by South Central Regional Water District North Burleigh.

Date Lab ID Result
2012-02-2712-S203ND
2012-05-2112-S578ND
2012-08-2112-S1576ND
2012-10-2312-S2261ND
2013-02-1913-S68ND
2013-05-2013-S592ND
2013-08-1213-S1644ND
2013-11-1813-S2601ND
2013-11-1813-S2600ND
2014-02-1814-S193ND
2014-02-1814-S192ND
2014-05-1914-S761ND
2014-05-1914-S762ND
2014-08-1814-S1961ND
2014-08-1814-S1962ND
2014-11-1714-S2755ND
2014-11-1714-S2754ND
2015-02-1715-S135ND
2015-02-1715-S134ND
2015-05-1915-S736ND
2015-05-1915-S737ND
2015-08-1715-S1666ND
2015-08-1715-S1665ND
2015-11-1015-S2457ND
2015-11-1015-S2458ND
2016-03-1616-S594ND
2016-03-1616-S595ND
2016-05-1716-S921ND
2016-05-1716-S920ND
2016-08-2216-S2094ND
2016-08-2216-S2095ND
2016-11-1416-S2760ND
2016-11-1416-S2759ND
2017-02-2117-S242ND
2017-03-1317-S371ND
2017-05-1517-S685ND
2017-05-1517-S684ND
2017-08-2117-S1706ND
2017-08-2117-S1705ND
2017-11-1417-S2415ND
2017-11-1417-S2414ND