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Dibromoacetic acid

NJ American Water - Western

Dibromoacetic 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.

 

284

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.870 ppb4422ND - 3.80 ppb
20130.833 ppb4823ND - 2.90 ppb
20140.623 ppb4816ND - 2.60 ppb
20150.629 ppb4822ND - 1.90 ppb
20160.504 ppb4816ND - 2.40 ppb
20170.377 ppb4814ND - 1.90 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-02-1716584001ND
2012-02-1716584401ND
2012-02-1716583601ND
2012-02-1716584301ND
2012-02-1716584501ND
2012-02-1716584601ND
2012-02-1716583901ND
2012-02-1716583401ND
2012-05-11164048011.60 ppb
2012-05-1116404201ND
2012-05-11185911011.000 ppb
2012-05-11164043011.000 ppb
2012-05-1116404101ND
2012-05-1116404001ND
2012-05-11164039013.00 ppb
2012-05-11164038011.90 ppb
2012-05-1116403701ND
2012-05-1116403601ND
2012-05-11164035011.70 ppb
2012-05-11164034011.50 ppb
2012-08-10166943012.80 ppb
2012-08-10166941011.20 ppb
2012-08-10166933011.80 ppb
2012-08-10166948011.10 ppb
2012-08-1016694201ND
2012-08-1016692701ND
2012-08-10166940013.80 ppb
2012-08-1016694701ND
2012-08-10166931012.40 ppb
2012-08-10166946011.30 ppb
2012-08-10166930012.40 ppb
2012-08-10166932012.70 ppb
2012-11-07197895011.30 ppb
2012-11-07197893011.000 ppb
2012-11-0719785601ND
2012-11-0719792501ND
2012-11-0719789401ND
2012-11-0719781901ND
2012-11-07197892011.10 ppb
2012-11-0719792401ND
2012-11-07197854011.10 ppb
2012-11-0719792301ND
2012-11-07197853011.30 ppb
2012-11-07197855011.30 ppb
2013-02-1120696401ND
2013-02-1120696201ND
2013-02-1120692001ND
2013-02-1120699301ND
2013-02-1120696301ND
2013-02-1120690401ND
2013-02-11206961011.60 ppb
2013-02-11206990011.000 ppb
2013-02-1120691601ND
2013-02-1120698901ND
2013-02-1120691501ND
2013-02-1120691801ND
2013-05-13215663011.40 ppb
2013-05-13215661011.40 ppb
2013-05-1321562801ND
2013-05-13215690011.10 ppb
2013-05-1321566201ND
2013-05-1321561501ND
2013-05-1321566001ND
2013-05-13215688011.20 ppb
2013-05-13215626011.30 ppb
2013-05-13215687011.60 ppb
2013-05-13215625011.30 ppb
2013-05-13215627011.30 ppb
2013-08-13226888012.30 ppb
2013-08-1322688601ND
2013-08-13226856011.40 ppb
2013-08-1322691401ND
2013-08-1322688701ND
2013-08-1322684401ND
2013-08-13226885011.30 ppb
2013-08-1322691301ND
2013-08-13226854011.10 ppb
2013-08-13226912011.70 ppb
2013-08-13226853012.60 ppb
2013-08-13226855012.20 ppb
2013-11-12235821012.70 ppb
2013-11-12235819011.40 ppb
2013-11-12235788012.00 ppb
2013-11-1223584701ND
2013-11-1223582001ND
2013-11-1223577601ND
2013-11-1223581801ND
2013-11-1223584601ND
2013-11-12235786012.40 ppb
2013-11-1223584501ND
2013-11-12235785012.80 ppb
2013-11-12235787012.90 ppb
2014-02-1224570001ND
2014-02-12245698011.000 ppb
2014-02-1224567001ND
2014-02-1224572901ND
2014-02-1224569901ND
2014-02-1224565501ND
2014-02-12245697012.40 ppb
2014-02-12245726012.40 ppb
2014-02-1224566601ND
2014-02-1224572501ND
2014-02-12245665011.10 ppb
2014-02-1224566801ND
2014-05-2325518901ND
2014-05-2325518701ND
2014-05-2325516801ND
2014-05-2325521401ND
2014-05-2325518801ND
2014-05-2325515601ND
2014-05-2325518601ND
2014-05-2325521301ND
2014-05-2325516601ND
2014-05-2325521201ND
2014-05-2325516501ND
2014-05-2325516701ND
2014-08-08266049012.20 ppb
2014-08-0826604701ND
2014-08-08266028011.30 ppb
2014-08-0826607401ND
2014-08-0826604801ND
2014-08-0826601601ND
2014-08-08266046011.000 ppb
2014-08-0826607301ND
2014-08-0826602601ND
2014-08-08266072011.000 ppb
2014-08-08266025012.20 ppb
2014-08-08266027012.40 ppb
2014-11-10274128012.40 ppb
2014-11-1027412601ND
2014-11-10274110011.70 ppb
2014-11-1027415201ND
2014-11-1027412701ND
2014-11-1027409801ND
2014-11-1027412501ND
2014-11-1027415101ND
2014-11-10274108012.00 ppb
2014-11-10274150012.10 ppb
2014-11-10274107012.60 ppb
2014-11-10274109012.10 ppb
2015-02-12281053011.20 ppb
2015-02-12281051011.20 ppb
2015-02-1228103201ND
2015-02-1228107801ND
2015-02-1228105201ND
2015-02-1228102001ND
2015-02-12281050011.50 ppb
2015-02-1228107701ND
2015-02-12281030011.20 ppb
2015-02-1228107601ND
2015-02-12281029011.20 ppb
2015-02-12281031011.20 ppb
2015-05-12290582011.60 ppb
2015-05-12290580011.50 ppb
2015-05-1229056001ND
2015-05-1229058501ND
2015-05-1229058101ND
2015-05-1229054801ND
2015-05-12290579011.70 ppb
2015-05-1229058401ND
2015-05-12290558011.70 ppb
2015-05-1229058301ND
2015-05-12290557011.60 ppb
2015-05-12290559011.70 ppb
2015-08-11300453011.40 ppb
2015-08-1130045101ND
2015-08-11300430011.40 ppb
2015-08-1130047801ND
2015-08-1130045201ND
2015-08-1130041801ND
2015-08-1130045001ND
2015-08-1130047701ND
2015-08-11300428011.10 ppb
2015-08-1130047601ND
2015-08-11300427011.20 ppb
2015-08-11300429011.30 ppb
2015-11-10306786011.20 ppb
2015-11-1030678301ND
2015-11-1030676401ND
2015-11-1030681001ND
2015-11-1030678401ND
2015-11-1030675201ND
2015-11-10306782011.90 ppb
2015-11-1030680801ND
2015-11-10306762011.10 ppb
2015-11-1030680601ND
2015-11-10306761011.30 ppb
2015-11-10306763011.000 ppb
2016-02-1131372601ND
2016-02-1131372401ND
2016-02-1131371601ND
2016-02-1131375101ND
2016-02-1131372501ND
2016-02-1131370401ND
2016-02-11313723011.30 ppb
2016-02-1131375001ND
2016-02-1131371401ND
2016-02-1131374901ND
2016-02-1131371301ND
2016-02-1131371501ND
2016-05-11320919011.10 ppb
2016-05-1132091701ND
2016-05-1132089601ND
2016-05-1132099901ND
2016-05-1132091801ND
2016-05-1132088401ND
2016-05-1132091601ND
2016-05-1132094301ND
2016-05-11320894011.10 ppb
2016-05-1132094201ND
2016-05-11320893011.10 ppb
2016-05-11320895011.000 ppb
2016-08-10331007012.30 ppb
2016-08-1033100501ND
2016-08-10331000011.30 ppb
2016-08-1033103201ND
2016-08-1033100601ND
2016-08-1033098301ND
2016-08-1033100401ND
2016-08-1033103101ND
2016-08-10330998011.000 ppb
2016-08-1033103001ND
2016-08-10330997012.40 ppb
2016-08-10330999012.00 ppb
2016-11-1033891001ND
2016-11-10338904011.10 ppb
2016-11-1033894201ND
2016-11-1033891201ND
2016-11-1033888201ND
2016-11-1033890801ND
2016-11-1033894001ND
2016-11-10338899011.20 ppb
2016-11-10338938011.20 ppb
2016-11-10338897012.20 ppb
2016-11-10338901011.80 ppb
2016-11-14338914012.10 ppb
2017-02-1034804201ND
2017-02-1034804001ND
2017-02-1034801901ND
2017-02-1034804501ND
2017-02-1034804101ND
2017-02-1034800301ND
2017-02-1034803901ND
2017-02-1034804401ND
2017-02-1034801701ND
2017-02-1034804301ND
2017-02-1034801601ND
2017-02-1034801801ND
2017-05-10355963011.10 ppb
2017-05-10355961011.000 ppb
2017-05-10355943011.60 ppb
2017-05-10355966011.20 ppb
2017-05-1035596201ND
2017-05-1035592101ND
2017-05-1035596001ND
2017-05-1035596501ND
2017-05-10355936011.10 ppb
2017-05-1035596401ND
2017-05-10355935011.10 ppb
2017-05-10355937011.000 ppb
2017-08-10369031011.90 ppb
2017-08-1036902901ND
2017-08-10369008011.40 ppb
2017-08-1036903401ND
2017-08-1036903001ND
2017-08-1036899101ND
2017-08-10369028011.000 ppb
2017-08-1036903301ND
2017-08-10369006011.20 ppb
2017-08-1036903201ND
2017-08-10369005011.60 ppb
2017-08-10369007011.80 ppb
2017-11-0937810301ND
2017-11-0937810101ND
2017-11-0937808201ND
2017-11-0937812801ND
2017-11-0937810201ND
2017-11-0937806601ND
2017-11-0937810001ND
2017-11-0937812701ND
2017-11-0937808001ND
2017-11-0937812601ND
2017-11-0937807901ND
2017-11-09378081011.10 ppb