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Dichloroacetic acid

North Las Vegas Utilities

Dichloroacetic 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.

 

288

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

283

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
201218.9 ppb4847ND - 30.0 ppb
201311.0 ppb4846ND - 22.0 ppb
201410.5 ppb4847ND - 17.0 ppb
20158.75 ppb4847ND - 15.0 ppb
201612.7 ppb48486.90 ppb - 17.0 ppb
201713.7 ppb48482.30 ppb - 120.0 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.7 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.7 ppb for dichloroacetic acid was defined by the Environmental Protection Agency 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
2012-03-1512030304-00128.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-00227.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-00328.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-00428.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-00522.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-00617.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-00729.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-00829.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-00921.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-01029.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-01128.0 ppb
2012-03-1512030304-01230.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00128.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00229.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00313.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00427.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00513.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00620.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00726.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00828.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-00913.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-01017.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-01124.0 ppb
2012-04-0412040058-01225.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-00113.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-00213.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-00315.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-00412.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-0052.80 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-00613.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-00714.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-00816.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-00917.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-0109.70 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-01112.0 ppb
2012-07-0512070061-01215.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-00115.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-00216.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-00316.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-00417.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-005ND
2012-10-0412100079-00615.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-00718.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-00816.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-00919.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-0107.50 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-01117.0 ppb
2012-10-0412100079-01219.0 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-00122.0 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-00216.0 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-00316.0 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-00418.0 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-005ND
2013-01-0313010011-00615.0 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-00716.0 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-0083.90 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-0093.90 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-0109.70 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-01119.0 ppb
2013-01-0313010011-01218.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-00114.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-00210.00 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-00312.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-00416.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-0056.30 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-00617.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-00717.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-00813.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-00914.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-0106.20 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-01112.0 ppb
2013-04-0413040068-01217.0 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-00111.0 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-00211.0 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-0037.60 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-00415.0 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-0052.60 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-0069.60 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-00712.0 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-00811.0 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-00911.0 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-0106.20 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-01110.00 ppb
2013-07-0313070043-01212.0 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-00113.0 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-0023.80 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-0034.70 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-0048.40 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-0051.20 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-0069.30 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-0078.60 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-00816.0 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-00916.0 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-0106.10 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-01112.0 ppb
2013-10-0313100022-012ND
2014-01-0213120438-00111.0 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-00212.0 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-0032.00 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-00413.0 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-00513.0 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-00611.0 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-0076.70 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-0087.30 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-0093.30 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-0106.60 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-01112.0 ppb
2014-01-0213120438-01214.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-00111.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-00212.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-0036.90 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-00415.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-0058.30 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-00614.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-00715.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-00813.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-00911.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-0108.10 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-01111.0 ppb
2014-04-0314040024-01214.0 ppb
2014-07-0214070012-01113.0 ppb
2014-07-0214070012-01215.0 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-00113.0 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-00215.0 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-0034.80 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-00414.0 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-00516.0 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-0067.00 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-0076.10 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-00815.0 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-00917.0 ppb
2014-07-2914070501-0109.90 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-0019.20 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-00213.0 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-0033.20 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-0045.00 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-005ND
2014-10-0614100027-0066.00 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-0076.00 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-00816.0 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-00915.0 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-0106.80 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-01114.0 ppb
2014-10-0614100027-01215.0 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-00115.0 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-00210.00 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-0033.80 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-0049.50 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-005ND
2015-01-0514120535-0065.00 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-0074.10 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-0085.30 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-0098.20 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-0108.10 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-01114.0 ppb
2015-01-0514120535-0129.80 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-00111.0 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-00211.0 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-0036.10 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-00411.0 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-0055.70 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-0066.90 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-0076.90 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-0089.60 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-0097.20 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-0105.30 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-01111.0 ppb
2015-04-0215040020-0129.20 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-00114.0 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-00213.0 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-0035.80 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-0048.50 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-0051.70 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-00611.0 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-0077.00 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-00813.0 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-00914.0 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-0108.10 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-01112.0 ppb
2015-07-0215070002-01210.00 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-00112.0 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-00211.0 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-0033.20 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-0045.40 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-0053.20 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-00611.0 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-0076.10 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-00811.0 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-00911.0 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-0107.30 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-01114.0 ppb
2015-10-0115090548-01213.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00117.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00217.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00315.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00414.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00516.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00615.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00716.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00814.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-00916.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-01017.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-01114.0 ppb
2016-01-0716010043-01217.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00112.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00213.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00314.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00413.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00514.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00614.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00714.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00813.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-00913.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-01015.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-01112.0 ppb
2016-04-0416030493-01214.0 ppb
2016-07-07S160247600113.5 ppb
2016-07-07S160247600212.3 ppb
2016-07-07S16024760036.90 ppb
2016-07-07S160247600413.6 ppb
2016-07-07S160247600511.4 ppb
2016-07-07S160247600611.5 ppb
2016-07-07S160247600713.0 ppb
2016-07-07S16024760089.40 ppb
2016-07-07S16024760099.60 ppb
2016-07-07S160247601012.4 ppb
2016-07-07S16031550119.40 ppb
2016-07-07S160315501212.1 ppb
2016-10-06S1037310027.80 ppb
2016-10-06S160373100110.00 ppb
2016-10-06S16037310039.30 ppb
2016-10-06S160373100412.0 ppb
2016-10-06S160373100511.0 ppb
2016-10-06S16037310069.90 ppb
2016-10-06S160373100710.00 ppb
2016-10-06S16037310089.80 ppb
2016-10-06S160373100910.00 ppb
2016-10-06S160373101011.0 ppb
2016-10-06S160373101113.0 ppb
2016-10-06S160373101212.0 ppb
2017-01-05S160541600111.0 ppb
2017-01-05S160541600210.00 ppb
2017-01-05S160541600313.0 ppb
2017-01-05S160541600412.0 ppb
2017-01-05S16054160054.60 ppb
2017-01-05S160541600611.0 ppb
2017-01-05S160541600710.00 ppb
2017-01-05S160541600812.0 ppb
2017-01-05S160541600911.0 ppb
2017-01-05S1605416010120.0 ppb
2017-01-05S160541601111.0 ppb
2017-01-05S16541601211.0 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200111.7 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200210.9 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200314.6 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200414.4 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200512.1 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200611.9 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200712.9 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200811.1 ppb
2017-04-06S170012200910.6 ppb
2017-04-06S170012201013.9 ppb
2017-04-06S170012201111.7 ppb
2017-04-06S170012201213.4 ppb
2017-07-06S170225500111.8 ppb
2017-07-06S170225500214.1 ppb
2017-07-06S17022550032.30 ppb
2017-07-06S17022550043.10 ppb
2017-07-06S170225500513.2 ppb
2017-07-06S170225500612.5 ppb
2017-07-06S170225500714.4 ppb
2017-07-06S170225500811.3 ppb
2017-07-06S170225500911.3 ppb
2017-07-06S170225501010.1 ppb
2017-07-06S170225501114.1 ppb
2017-07-06S170225501213.6 ppb
2017-10-03S170462500110.7 ppb
2017-10-03S170462500212.6 ppb
2017-10-03S17046250033.50 ppb
2017-10-03S170462500411.6 ppb
2017-10-03S17046250059.90 ppb
2017-10-03S170462500613.4 ppb
2017-10-03S170462500715.0 ppb
2017-10-03S170462500812.8 ppb
2017-10-03S170462500912.7 ppb
2017-10-03S170462501012.0 ppb
2017-10-03S170462501113.3 ppb
2017-10-03S170462501214.8 ppb