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Bromodichloromethane

NJ American Water - Atlantic County

Bromodichloromethane, one of the total trihalomethanes (TTHMs), is formed when chlorine or other disinfectants are used to treat drinking water. Bromodichloromethane and other disinfection byproducts increase the risk of cancer and may cause problems during pregnancy. Click here to read more about disinfection byproducts.

 

213

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

206

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20122.59 ppb5350ND - 9.50 ppb
20135.07 ppb32320.700 ppb - 17.3 ppb
20144.09 ppb32320.700 ppb - 11.8 ppb
20153.99 ppb32320.800 ppb - 12.8 ppb
20164.47 ppb3231ND - 14.2 ppb
20173.44 ppb3229ND - 8.70 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.06 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.06 ppb for bromodichloromethane was proposed in 2018 by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a one-in-a-million lifetime risk of cancer. Values greater than one-in-a-million cancer risk level can result in increased cancer cases above one in a million people.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-05157069012.00 ppb
2012-01-05157062014.30 ppb
2012-01-05157063011.60 ppb
2012-01-05157064011.10 ppb
2012-01-05157070011.10 ppb
2012-01-06157073011.20 ppb
2012-01-06157071011.20 ppb
2012-01-06157068017.60 ppb
2012-01-06157067010.700 ppb
2012-01-06157066010.800 ppb
2012-01-12157065010.600 ppb
2012-04-05161054015.30 ppb
2012-04-05161059010.900 ppb
2012-04-05161058011.60 ppb
2012-04-05161063011.80 ppb
2012-04-05161064011.60 ppb
2012-04-09161061015.20 ppb
2012-04-09161057011.000 ppb
2012-04-09161062010.500 ppb
2012-04-09161060017.40 ppb
2012-04-11162972011.10 ppb
2012-04-11162968011.40 ppb
2012-04-11161056010.800 ppb
2012-04-11161055015.50 ppb
2012-05-1516297101ND
2012-05-24162969014.10 ppb
2012-06-15162963014.70 ppb
2012-06-22162973010.600 ppb
2012-07-06168396010.600 ppb
2012-07-06168400011.30 ppb
2012-07-0616839401ND
2012-07-0616839301ND
2012-07-06168386010.700 ppb
2012-07-06168362016.00 ppb
2012-07-16168391010.800 ppb
2012-07-16168395011.10 ppb
2012-07-16168397012.40 ppb
2012-07-16168401011.80 ppb
2012-07-17168389014.30 ppb
2012-07-17168390013.80 ppb
2012-07-17168398019.50 ppb
2012-07-17168388014.30 ppb
2012-07-20168385012.50 ppb
2012-07-20168387017.70 ppb
2012-07-20168399010.600 ppb
2012-11-05202349012.70 ppb
2012-11-05202352013.90 ppb
2012-11-05202353012.10 ppb
2012-11-05202350011.80 ppb
2012-11-05202354011.90 ppb
2012-11-05204316014.50 ppb
2012-11-05202351014.30 ppb
2012-11-05204317013.20 ppb
2013-02-04209459015.30 ppb
2013-02-04209463011.60 ppb
2013-02-04209464012.00 ppb
2013-02-04209461012.70 ppb
2013-02-04209465012.10 ppb
2013-02-04209458013.00 ppb
2013-02-04209462012.20 ppb
2013-02-04209460019.40 ppb
2013-05-062191460111.4 ppb
2013-05-06219150014.40 ppb
2013-05-06219156019.20 ppb
2013-05-06219148012.50 ppb
2013-05-06219157012.80 ppb
2013-05-06219145016.80 ppb
2013-05-06219149015.00 ppb
2013-05-06219147019.10 ppb
2013-08-062313280117.3 ppb
2013-08-06231332017.70 ppb
2013-08-06231335013.80 ppb
2013-08-06231330013.00 ppb
2013-08-06231336011.20 ppb
2013-08-06231327018.00 ppb
2013-08-06231331015.30 ppb
2013-08-06231329013.50 ppb
2013-11-04238554010.700 ppb
2013-11-04238551012.00 ppb
2013-11-04238548010.700 ppb
2013-11-04238552012.60 ppb
2013-11-04238550017.70 ppb
2013-11-05238549018.30 ppb
2013-11-05238553014.70 ppb
2013-11-05238555016.20 ppb
2014-02-03247084010.800 ppb
2014-02-03247088011.70 ppb
2014-02-03247089011.70 ppb
2014-02-03247086011.90 ppb
2014-02-03247090011.70 ppb
2014-02-03247083011.90 ppb
2014-02-03247087010.700 ppb
2014-02-03247085017.30 ppb
2014-05-05254885011.40 ppb
2014-05-05254889013.50 ppb
2014-05-05254893012.70 ppb
2014-05-05254887012.90 ppb
2014-05-05254894012.70 ppb
2014-05-05254884012.60 ppb
2014-05-05254888011.10 ppb
2014-05-052548860110.4 ppb
2014-08-04265768012.10 ppb
2014-08-04265765013.90 ppb
2014-08-04265762014.70 ppb
2014-08-04265766016.10 ppb
2014-08-04265764018.00 ppb
2014-08-05265763013.00 ppb
2014-08-05265767017.20 ppb
2014-08-05265769012.60 ppb
2014-11-03273912011.90 ppb
2014-11-03273916013.50 ppb
2014-11-03273919016.90 ppb
2014-11-03273914014.20 ppb
2014-11-03273920012.00 ppb
2014-11-032739110111.8 ppb
2014-11-03273915018.80 ppb
2014-11-03273913019.20 ppb
2015-02-03280804011.30 ppb
2015-02-03280808012.20 ppb
2015-02-03280809011.60 ppb
2015-02-03280806011.80 ppb
2015-02-03280810011.40 ppb
2015-02-03280803012.00 ppb
2015-02-03280807011.40 ppb
2015-02-03280805010.800 ppb
2015-05-04290379010.900 ppb
2015-05-04290383013.30 ppb
2015-05-04290387016.80 ppb
2015-05-04290381012.40 ppb
2015-05-04290388011.90 ppb
2015-05-04290378017.60 ppb
2015-05-04290382013.10 ppb
2015-05-04290380011.80 ppb
2015-08-04300283012.10 ppb
2015-08-04300286018.40 ppb
2015-08-04300287014.60 ppb
2015-08-04300284014.20 ppb
2015-08-04300288013.50 ppb
2015-08-04300282017.50 ppb
2015-08-04300285012.60 ppb
2015-08-043002890110.3 ppb
2015-11-02307007011.90 ppb
2015-11-02307010013.70 ppb
2015-11-02307011016.30 ppb
2015-11-02307008014.80 ppb
2015-11-02307012011.80 ppb
2015-11-023070060112.8 ppb
2015-11-023070090110.7 ppb
2015-11-02307013012.20 ppb
2016-02-01313479011.10 ppb
2016-02-01313482011.90 ppb
2016-02-01313483012.70 ppb
2016-02-01313480013.10 ppb
2016-02-01313484011.50 ppb
2016-02-01313478013.70 ppb
2016-02-01313481012.60 ppb
2016-02-01313485010.900 ppb
2016-05-02320729011.000 ppb
2016-05-02320732015.60 ppb
2016-05-02320733016.90 ppb
2016-05-02320730013.40 ppb
2016-05-02320734011.70 ppb
2016-05-02320728016.10 ppb
2016-05-02320731017.20 ppb
2016-05-02320735011.30 ppb
2016-08-02330768014.30 ppb
2016-08-02330771017.40 ppb
2016-08-02330772015.20 ppb
2016-08-02330769014.90 ppb
2016-08-02330773014.90 ppb
2016-08-02330767019.60 ppb
2016-08-02330770013.40 ppb
2016-08-023307740113.4 ppb
2016-11-01338840011.10 ppb
2016-11-01338843012.80 ppb
2016-11-01338844019.30 ppb
2016-11-01338841012.90 ppb
2016-11-0133884501ND
2016-11-013388390114.2 ppb
2016-11-01338842017.00 ppb
2016-11-01338846011.80 ppb
2017-02-01347578011.000 ppb
2017-02-01347581011.90 ppb
2017-02-01347582010.900 ppb
2017-02-01347579011.90 ppb
2017-02-0134758301ND
2017-02-01347577011.50 ppb
2017-02-01347580011.90 ppb
2017-02-01347584011.30 ppb
2017-05-01355810011.20 ppb
2017-05-01355813012.90 ppb
2017-05-01355814015.90 ppb
2017-05-01355811013.30 ppb
2017-05-0135581501ND
2017-05-01355809014.40 ppb
2017-05-01355812014.60 ppb
2017-05-01355816013.50 ppb
2017-08-01368573011.20 ppb
2017-08-01368576013.90 ppb
2017-08-01368577012.60 ppb
2017-08-01368574013.60 ppb
2017-08-01368614016.10 ppb
2017-08-01368572017.60 ppb
2017-08-01368575017.60 ppb
2017-08-01368578013.90 ppb
2017-11-02377717012.20 ppb
2017-11-02377720014.20 ppb
2017-11-02377721017.20 ppb
2017-11-02377718014.70 ppb
2017-11-0237773101ND
2017-11-02377716018.70 ppb
2017-11-02377719017.30 ppb
2017-11-02377722013.10 ppb